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Cuba Man Killed in Crawford County Crash

(Leasburg) A man from Cuba is dead and another injured after a one vehicle accident Saturday in Crawford County.

The Highway Patrol says the accident took place on I-44 eastbound at the 213 mile marker near the Leasburg exit when 50-year-old Danny Evans of Cuba lost control of his Chevy Blazer on an ice covered bridge, the vehicle ran off the road and overturned.

Evans was thrown from the vehicle and was pronounced dead a couple hours later after being taken to Missouri Baptist Hospital in Sullivan.

Also, passenger 51-year-old Tracey Evans received moderate injuries.

She was also taken to the hospital in Sullivan for treatment.

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