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Head-on crash kills Holcomb man

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)

An 18-year-old Holcomb man was killed Sunday afternoon in a head-on collision in Dunklin County.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the crash happened on Hwy. 153 about two miles south of Holcomb around 5:21 p.m.

Troopers say Caleb Wilcox was driving south when an approaching car crossed the center line and hit Wilcox head-on.

Wilcox was flown to a hospital in Memphis where he later died.

The driver of the other car was identified as 32-year-old Margarito Gallegos from Columbia, MO.

Gallegos suffered moderate injuries and was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

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