Crime & Courts

Troopers confirm Burke crash victims were missing couple

The Hudson couple reported missing Wednesday in Caldwell County died in a wreck in Burke County, authorities say.

Creed William Goble, 76, and his wife, Margie Carter Goble, 73, were killed when their truck went off U.S. 64 near Propst Road, south of Morganton Wednesday.

It is not clear why the Gobles had driven the 30 miles from their home. Steve Lyttle