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Illinois Trooper Hit, Killed by Passing Semi Rig During Interstate Traffic Stop

Monday, November 26, 2012

Illinois State Police say one of its motorcycle troopers is dead after being hit by a passing tractor-trailer during a freeway traffic stop in southern Illinois. State Police say 32-year-old Trooper Kyle Deatherage died at the scene of the accident shortly after 9 a.m. Monday along Interstate 55 near Litchfield.

Other stories can be found at:

http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/illinois/b6b4e348-2dd7-504f-bf02-42aabac7f450.html

http://www.kmov.com/news/local/Illinois-state-trooper-hospitalized-after-motorcycle-wreck-180866081.html

http://kplr11.com/2012/11/26/il-state-troopers-vehicle-involved-in-crash-on-i-55/

http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/illinois/b6b4e348-2dd7-504f-bf02-42aabac7f450.html

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