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Man killed in one-car accident in Miami County

Updated: 2013-11-03T16:07:56Z

By KEVIN COLLISON

The Kansas City Star

A 23-year-old man was killed Saturday night when the truck he was driving went out of control while going south on Hospital Drive about one-half mile north of 343rd Street in rural Miami County.

The Miami County Sheriff’s Department identified the victim as Joseph R. Hallman of Paola. Investigators said the accident occurred when his pickup truck left the road and overturned several times, ejecting the driver. Hallman was pronounced dead at the scene and was the sole occupant of the vehicle.

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