Two Truckers Die in Collision

1 decade 2 years 8 months ago Thursday, September 27 2007 Sep 27, 2007 Thursday, September 27, 2007 5:46:11 PM CDT September 27, 2007 in News
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VIENNA (AP) - Two truck drivers are dead following a collision in Maries County this morning. The Highway Patrol identifies them as 41-year-old Charles Jones of Pangburn, Arkansas, and 68-year-old James Riddle of West Plains. The patrol says Jones' rig sideswiped another semi, crossed the center line and hit Riddle's truck head-on. The collision occurred on U.S. 63 in Maries County. Jones died at the scene, and Riddle died soon after arriving at a hospital in Rolla. The drivers of the sideswiped semi and a car that was hit by debris from the crash were not injured.

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