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1 killed after car strikes tree in Wayne County

WAYNE COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - One man was killed in a single car crash in Wayne County.

The crash happened at around 8:00 p.m. Friday on Highway 143 near Des Arc, Mo.

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, Robert Belmar, 51, of Des Arc was traveling north when his car ran off the road way and down an embankment.  The car then struck a tree and overturned.

Belmar was pronounced dead on the scene and taken to Rueggs Funeral Home.  The cause of the crash is currently unknown.  

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