Dump truck driver in fatal Friday rollover identified


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Originally Posted Online: April 29, 2013, 1:22 pm
Last Updated: April 29, 2013, 9:02 pm
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By Rachel Warmke, rwarmke@qconline.com

The driver of a dump truck who died Friday after his truck rolled over in Scott County has been identified as Raymond Pennock, 77, of DeWitt.

According to the Scott County Sheriff's office, authorities were called at 4:36 p.m. to a single-vehicle accident in the 30600 block of Scott Park Road.

Mr. Pennock was northbound in a 1995 GMC Conventional dump truck when the brakes locked up and the truck went off the road onto the gravel shoulder, tilted and rolled over. Mr. Pennock, who was not wearing a seat belt, was ejected from the vehicle.

He was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the sheriff's department news release.

The investigation is continuing.












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