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Slater man dies from injuries in Dec. 29 crash

Thursday, January 3, 2013

A Slater man who suffered serious injuries late Saturday, Dec. 29, in a one-vehicle traffic accident has died, according to an amended Missouri State Highway Patrol report.

Ralph E. King, 39, was pronounced dead shortly before 5 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2, according to the report.

The accident happened about 11 p.m. as King was traveling northbound in a 1999 Ford F-250 on state Highway 240.

The truck went off the roadway near Route P, overturned and came to rest in a creek, troopers said.

Contact Eric Crump at ecrump@marshallnews.com

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