Americus truck driver killed in rollover crash

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CHAUTAUQUA (KSNT) – On Monday, a 65-year-old Americus truck driver was killed in a rollover crash. It happened on Kansas Highway 99 in Chautauqua County.

Richard Wilson of Americus died in the crash according to the KHP report.

According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, the semi was traveling southbound on Kansas Highway 99 and while in a construction zone went off the road and tried to overcorrect. It then rolled, crushing the cab.

The report said he was wearing his seatbelt.

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