An Exira, Iowa, couple were killed Friday in an automobile accident in Audubon County.
The Iowa State Patrol said Doris and Harold Akers, 79 and 82, respectively, were killed when a pickup crossed the center line on Highway 44 and hit their vehicle head-on.
The wreck occurred at 1:26 p.m. Friday about four miles east of Kimballton.
James Gibson, 42, the driver of the pickup, suffered minor injuries. Gibson is from Panora.
The Akerses were wearing seat belts, as was Gibson.