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Tarkio Resident Killed in Rock Port Accident

A Tarkio man died in a Tuesday afternoon accident in Rock Port.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports 63-year old Scott Price was fatally injured when he struck a vehicle in front of him on US 136 which had slowed to make a turn. Price struck the rear of the Peterbilt truck driven by a Rock Port resident. Price’s vehicle then skidded off the south side of the highway and came to rest on its wheels in a ditch.

Price’s body was transported to Davis Funeral Home in Fairfax. The other drive suffered minor injuries.

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