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Dubuque Quarry Rollover Kills Semi Driver

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    April 29, 2014 | 7:16 am
    DUBUQUE, Iowa - Dubuque County deputies responded to the 4500 block of Dodge Street around 11:45 Monday morning for a single-vehicle crash involving a semi-tractor trailer.

    Law enforcement arrived on the scene to find a semi on its side in a quarry, according to a release from the sheriff's office. Authorities say the driver of the vehicle was in the middle of dropping off a load when the semi and trailer rolled over.

    The driver was taken to Mercy Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Deputies say his body will go to the State Medical Examiner in Ankeny for an autopsy.

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