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03-29-04 - It happened Sunday morning along U.S. Highway 82. Authorities say 32-year-old Christopher Lee Bird ran off the roadway and into the center median. Bird then over corrected to the right and slid across the west lanes then flipped several times. Bird was ejected from his pickup and later died at the hospital. He was not wearing a seat belt.