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Bristol man killed in Hancock crash

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HANCOCK, Vt. -

One man was killed and another badly injured in a cement truck accident.

Police say Jason Barton, 35, of Winooski, was on his way to a job site, driving east on Route 125 in Hancock Wednesday. Investigators say he lost control of the truck around a curve and crashed into several trees. His passenger, Michael Thompson, 45, of Bristol, died at the scene. Police say he was not wearing a seat belt.

Barton was airlifted to Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center with serious injuries.

Route 125 was closed for more than seven hours while police investigated and cleaned up the crash.

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