UPDATE: ASP identifies victim in crash south of Hoxie - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

UPDATE: ASP identifies victim in crash south of Hoxie

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LAWRENCE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) -

Arkansas State Police have identified a man killed in an early morning crash in Lawrence County. 

The crash happened on U.S. Highway 67, south of Hoxie, shortly before 6 a.m. Wednesday.

Brian Tat Pieri, 51, of Alicia was northbound when his Chevy pickup truck crossed the center line and hit a Freightliner semi-truck head on, according to Senior Corporal Jimmy Danley's crash report.

Pieri was killed in the crash.

The semi driver, 37-year-old Armel Behrem of St. Louis, was taken to Lawrence Memorial Hospital in Walnut Ridge with unspecified injuries.

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