1 dead after colliding with parked tractor-trailer in Malvern
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Authorities say one person is dead after their vehicle left the roadway and struck a tractor-trailer parked at a rest stop in Malvern Sunday.
State police say Jerry Giddings, 60, of Jacksonville, was driving on Interstate 30 westbound around mile 93 just after 11 p.m. when his vehicle left the roadway and entered a rest area, striking a parked tractor-trailer.
Giddings was pronounced dead at the scene.
No one else was injured.
The roads were dry and conditions were clear at the time of the accident, according to the crash report.
A previous version of this story misidentified the location of the crash and one of the vehicles involved.