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2 dead, 1 injured in Dunklin Co. crash


Two people are dead after a crash early Saturday morning in Dunklin County. 

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the wreck happen around 1:30 a.m. on Hwy 53, just 5 miles north of Campbell.

Police say Cory Thompson, 26, of Campbell was driving south when his vehicle crossed the center line and hit another vehicle driven by Jimmy Harrison, 52, of Lake Wapappello, head on.

Harrison and passenger, Billy Faucett, 45, were pronounced dead at the scene.
Thompson was airlifted to St. Francis Medical Center with moderate injuries. 

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