Region 8 man killed after being hit by semi

HOXIE, AR (KAIT) – A Region 8 man was killed after he walked in front of a semi Thursday morning.

The accident happened on Highway 67 south of Hoxie.

According to Arkansas State Police, Robert Decker was driving his semi through Hoxie, when Stephen Sexton walked into this path.

Sexton was pronounced dead at the scene.

This is the 41st fatal accident Arkansas State Police have worked this year.

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