Tallahassee man killed in semi-truck accident

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A 48-year old man, was killed when he crashed into the rear of a semi-truck on Interstate 10 in Chipley.  The truck driver, told Florida Highway Patrol he had the cruise control on and was moving about 68 mph.  He felt an explosion and saw debris when he looked into his mirror.


The truck driver immediately pulled over and discovered a Dodge Caravan pinned under the trailer.  He was not injured but the man driving the Dodge Caravan was pronounced dead at the scene.


The accident is under investigation.