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Motorcycle crashes into tow truck, man killed

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)
NEW MADRID COUNTY, MO (KAIT) -

A Tennessee man died after crashing into a tow truck in Missouri Monday afternoon.

According to a crash report by the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Joseph L. Woodruff, 67, of Bartlett, TN, was driving north on Interstate 55 in New Madrid County, MO.

Woodruff then crashed into the parked truck just before 12:30 p.m.

The crash threw him out of the bike.

An ambulance took Woodruff to the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, MO.

Dr. John Walton said Woodruff died at around 1:15 p.m.

The motorcycle was totaled in the crash.

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