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Truck driver killed after semi catches fire

WHITE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – A Louisiana man is killed in an accident in White County Sunday afternoon.

According to the Arkansas State Police, Jerry Shriver, 24, of Keithville, LA, died when his semi-truck left the road on the Westside and collided with trees approx. 380 feet away. ASP say the truck caught fire on impact.

Shriver had been traveling southbound on Highway 167 south near mile marker 31.

The White County Coroner pronounced Shriver dead on the scene.

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