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IL man killed in MO crash

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PEMISCOT COUNTY, MO (KAIT) -

A man driving a semi truck was killed Sunday afternoon in southeast Missouri.

Damon Gregory, 40, of Marissa, IL died in the crash in Pemiscot County, the Missouri State Highway Patrol stated.

The crash happened on Interstate 55, southbound near mile marker 22 just before 2 p.m.

According to MSHP, Gregory was headed south when the semi he was driving went off the right side of the road, struck a cable barrier and overturned.

Gregory was pronounced dead at the scene by the Pemiscot County coroner.

Troopers state he was wearing a seat belt.

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