1 killed in late night Saturday crash in Butler County

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BUTLER COUNTY, Mo. (KBSI) – A Gooman, Mo. died in a late night crash in Butler County Saturday.

It happened in the westbound lanes of US 60 about 10 miles east of Poplar Bluff around 11:30 p.m.

Justin P. Freeman, 37, of Goodman was driving a 2011 Dodge Ram when a 2011 Dodge Ram driven by Thomas D. Waylon, 34, of Birch Tree struck his 2005 Honda CHF50P moped, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol. The moped ran off the road.

Freeman was pronounced dead at the scene by Butler County Deputy Coroner Bruce Gowens.

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