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An accident in Boone County, Indiana has left an Illinois man dead. The man was killed after he slowed for traffic which was backed due up to an accident ahead. A tractor-trailer was behind him and failed to slow with traffic and rear ended him.

The impact caused his vehicle to leave the road and strike a concrete median, killing him.

Accidents such as this demonstrate the tremendous power of tractor-trailers. Fully loaded, they can weigh several tons. When they are driven at high speeds or fail to slow as needed for traffic conditions ahead, tragic accidents such as this are a predictable result.

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