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Man dies in crash

Tuesday, August 24, 2004

CARUTHERSVILLE -- A Tennessee man died after being ejected from his vehicle Monday in Pemiscot County.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, at 2:45 p.m. on Interstate 155, five miles south of Caruthersville, an accident occurred as southbound motorist John A. Gooch, 38, of Martin, Tenn., drove off the left side of the roadway, overcorrected and overturned, ejecting him from the vehicle.

Gooch was air evacuated to Baptist Hospital in Osceola, Ark., where he was pronounced dead at 4:13 p.m.