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Driver seriously injured in crash on I-55 in Pemiscot Co.

PEMISCOT COUNTY, MO (KFVS) -

A driver was seriously injured after a crash on Interstate 55 on Tuesday evening, Nov. 3.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Rafik M. Nasem, 28, of Ann Arbor, Mich., was driving a 2004 freightliner tractor and trailer southbound on I-55 about 5 miles north of Hayti.

In the highway patrol crash report, it says the freightliner ran off the road, hit a guardrail and overturned.

Troopers say about 296 feet of guardrail was damaged.

Nasem was taken by ambulance to an area hospital.

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