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Georgia man killed when vehicle collides with tractor-trailer rig on Interstate 40 in Arkansas


ATKINS, Arkansas — Arkansas State Police say a Georgia man was killed when the vehicle he was riding in collided with a parked tractor-trailer rig on Interstate 40 in western Arkansas.

A police report says 23-year-old Blake Zeledon of Newnan, Georgia, died in the crash on Thursday.

The report says the vehicle Zeledon was riding in was eastbound when it went off the interstate and collided with the rig, then overturned. The report says the driver of the vehicle and another passenger were both hospitalized in Russellville in undisclosed condition while the driver and a passenger in the rig were not injured.

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