Lawrence County man dead after hitting semi

SEDGWICK, AR (KAIT) - A Lawrence County man dies after a wreck Monday night on Highway 63.

According to Arkansas State Police, at 6:18 last night 81-year old Bobby Gilbert of Portia was driving south on Highway 63 near Sedgwick, when he hit a stopped semi truck from behind.

Gilbert was taken to St. Bernards where he later died.

Police say he wasn't wearing a seatbelt.

The driver of the truck wasn't hurt.

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