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Man dies after driving into semi on I-40

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ST. FRANCIS COUNTY, AR (KAIT) -

An Arkansas man died near the scene of another crash in St. Francis County.

James M. Nickerson II, 29, of Marion, drove his 2014 Toyota Camry into a Freightliner on I-40 Thursday morning.

A crash report by Arkansas State Police states Nickerson was driving behind the semi at around 7:15 a.m.

The driver of the semi slowed down when he saw another accident in front of him.

Nickerson didn’t stop and crashed into the semi’s trailer near mile marker 256, according to ASP.

The report states the weather was clear and the road was dry at the time of the crash.

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