Semi driver dies in crash with second semi on I-44 near Halltown, Mo.

MGN Online

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A driver of a semi died in a crash with another semi Wednesday west of Springfield.

The crash happened near Halltown, Mo. Troopers say an 18-wheeler driven by Neal Stroud, of Milo, Mo., ran into the back of another truck. Investigators say the second truck had slowed down because of another crash.

Stroud later died at a Springfield hospital. The other driver did not suffer any injuries.