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Monday, November 30, 2020

One killed after being struck by semi truck in Henry County

On 11/30/20 around 3:55am the Missouri State Highway Patrol along with Henry County Sheriff's Deputies and Clinton Police Department Officers responded to a report of a person struck outside of a vehicle on Missouri 7 Highway just west of the 13 Highway North Junction in rural Clinton.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the accident occurred when the 2015 Subaru Outback was parked on the shoulder of Missouri 7 Highway with the drivers side door open. 

The door was struck by a 2020 Volvo semi truck driven by 58 year old Edward Williams of Kansas City, Missouri then the driver of the vehicle 49 year old Raymond W. Conners of Independence, Missouri was struck and killed.

Mr. Conners was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident and he was transported to Consalus Funeral Home in Clinton, Missouri.

This is Troop A of the Missouri State Highway Patrol's 61st Fatality of the year 2020.

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