Man killed in I-44 wreck identified

Man killed in I-44 wreck identified

Man killed in I-44 wreck identified

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by KMOV.com staff

KMOV.com

Posted on September 28, 2012 at 9:28 AM

Updated Friday, Sep 28 at 10:12 AM

Serious I-44 accident

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EUREKA, Mo. (KMOV.com) – The man who was killed when his big rig struck a disabled vehicle and overturned on Interstate 44 Thursday morning has been identified.

Police identified the victim as Joshua Sanders, 34, from Rolla, Missouri. Authorities said Sanders’ truck overturned during the accident. He died at the scene.

The driver of the vehicle believed to have caused the accident suffered moderate injuries. He has been arrested on drunk driving suspicions.

Interstate 44 near Six Flags was shut down for over eight hours on Thursday while crews cleared the wreckage.

Funeral arrangements for Sanders have not yet been released.

 

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