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A semi-trailer crashed into the median and jackknifed near Shevlin after the driver feel asleep at the wheel. State patrol officials say the driver was wearing his seat belt and was not injured.
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A semi-trailer crashed into the median and jackknifed near Shevlin after the driver feel asleep at the wheel. State patrol officials say the driver was wearing his seat belt and was not injured.

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