Man Identified in Trucking Accident

The truck driver, who was hit by another semi truck, has been identified. The victim, who was killed, was identified as 50 year-old Israel Herrera. Police say they didn’t have his address, but his family is from New Mexico. The incident is still being investigated by police, so the identity of the other driver hasn’t been released. Police say, the victim was stuck by a truck that backed into him on the lot and that the incident isn’t being considered a traffic crash. The incident happened in Cape Girardeau County at the at a Procter & Gamble paper products plant truck lot located at Route V and Highway 177 where tractor trailers are parked on Wednesday Police Say.

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