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Truck slams into local business; driver killed

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Rochester, Minn. (KTTC)-- Officials are on the scene tonight of an accident that happened earlier this afternoon, around 4 PM. A belly dump truck came off highway 52 heading southbound, proceeded to drive down the frontage road, where it crossed 7th street NW, before barreling through ServiceMaster.

At this time authorities aren't releasing the name of the driver, but he was pronounced dead at the scene. Following the accident the truck exploded and became engulfed in flames. We're told there were two women a 25-year old and 42-year old who were taken to St. Mary's with non-life threatening injuries.

At this time authorities aren't releasing more information, until Tuesday morning.

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