A Muskoka couple were killed Thursday when the vehicle they were in was hit by a semi-trailer truck on Interstate 80 near Overton, in Dawson County in the US. According to media reports stateside, it happened at 2:30pm on Thursday. 74 year old Bruce McPhail and his wife Ruth were both killed in the crash. For years, Bruce McPhail had operated a men’s clothing store in downtown Bracebridge. What caused the semi to cross the median is still under investigation. The two occupants of the semi were treated and later released from hospital. The investigation continues.