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Gorin driver injured when truck runs off road

Posted: Jan. 29, 2013 8:55 am Updated: Feb. 12, 2013 11:15 am

A Gorin truck driver sustained minor injuries in a one-vehicle accident at 7 p.m. Monday on Scotland County Road 151, six miles south of Gorin.

Donald C. Pflum, 27, was taken by private auto to Scotland County Hospital in Memphis for treatment.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 1993 Ford F350 was southbound when the driver lost control on the mud road. The truck traveled off the road and struck an embankment. Pflum was not wearing a seat belt, police said.

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