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1 dead in crash involving a truck and tractor

(Source: Rita Redman) (Source: Rita Redman)
(Source: Rita Redman) (Source: Rita Redman)
(Source: Rita Redman) (Source: Rita Redman)

KENNETT, MO (KAIT) - A Dunklin County woman is dead following a wreck Thursday on US 412 in front of Barton's Lumber Company in Kennett.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, around 2:30 p.m. Katherine E. Sessums of Cardwell, 48, was driving a 2008 Ford Ranger east on US 412.

Troopers state the truck crossed the centerline and hit Steven M. Copeland of Poplar Bluff who was driving a 2007 Western Star Tractor.

Sessums was pronounced dead at the scene. Copeland was not injured in the crash.

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