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Chillicothe Fire Department responds to fuel leak

Chillicothe firefighters on Saturday afternoon dealt with a fuel leak from a semi-trailer truck that had jack-knifed east of Chillicothe. Firefighters were dispatched to Highway 36 east of Livingston County Road 255 where the truck had jack-knifed and a fuel tank was punctured leaking approximately 45 gallons of fuel onto the ground.  Lieutenant Tracy Bradley said […]

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Big rig clips utility pole in Chillicothe

Assistant Chillicothe Police Chief Rick Sampsel reports a tractor-trailer unit made contact with a utility pole and broke it into two Monday morning. The accident happened at the corner of Violet and Henry when the driver attempted to make a right turn. No injuries were reported. A representative for the Chillicothe Police Records Department identified […]

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Six big rigs jack-knife on I-35 Thursday due to ice

The Highway Patrol reports a Miami, Florida man sustained minor injuries in one of three vehicle accidents on Interstate 35 northbound north of the Winston exit Thursday morning. Twenty-three-year-old Daymel Hernandez-Perez’s tractor-trailer slid on the ice-covered road before the tractor unit jack-knifed about 7:20. The big rig came to rest on its wheels off the […]

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Big rig demolished in Harrison County crash on I-35

A truck driver was injured last night in Harrison County when according to the highway patrol, a northbound tractor-trailer went off the right side of Interstate 35, struck a MoDOT sign, and overturned onto its passenger side. The highway patrol listed injuries as minor for 55-year-old Gregory Johnson of Kansas City, Kansas and he refused […]