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Manila man dies after semi slams into car at red light

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – One man is dead and another is injured after being rear ended Thursday morning.

According to the Jonesboro Police Department, around 11:30 Thursday morning William and Linda Henry were traveling west on Highway 18 when they stopped at a red light at the intersection of Rogers Chapel Road.

Police say that's when Richard Rife's 18-wheeler slammed into them when he was unable to stop in time.

The crash report indicates William Henry was killed while passenger Linda Henry was injured.  It is not known if the pair were wearing their seat belts.  Rife was not injured in the crash.

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