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Olivia man hurt when his semi was hit by a loose wheel in Missouri Friday

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An Olivia man was injured in a freak accident Friday in Missouri.

Officials say 58-year-old Thomas Einerson was driving a semi on Interstate 35 north of Eagleville Missouri Friday morning when a tire came off a southbound truck, crossed the median, and struck Einerson’s truck, causing it to crash.

He was airlifted from the scene to a Des Moines Iowa Hospital and his current condition is unknown.

(JP Cold, KWLM)

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