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Missouri man dies after car vs. tractor crash

IRON COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - The Highway Patrol says a 77-year-old Missouri man died after a crash involving a car and tractor on Friday.

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, the two vehicle crash happened shortly after 6:35 a.m. in Iron County, Missouri.

Troopers say a Mazda 626 hit the back of a farm tractor's trailer on Route U, five miles west of Belleview, Missouri.

Both vehicles were traveling westbound, the tractor a slow rate of speed.

The driver of the car from Belleview died at the scene.

The driver car was not wearing a seat belt, according to the patrol.

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