1 man killed in Iowa fatal crash
One person died and another was hurt in a two-vehicle accident that occurred in Rock Rapids, Iowa the afternoon of June 18.
The accident happened at around 5 p.m. at the intersection of 260th Street and Elmwood Avenue when the northbound vehicle in which Gilbert and Betty Teunissen were riding collided with a southbound semi truck driven by Duane Middle. According to reports, Middle did not see the Teunissen’s vehicle when it turned left at the intersection.
Gilbert sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead after he was airlifted to Avera Hospital. His wife Betty was brought to the hospital by an ambulance for treatment of minor injuries she sustained.
Middle was cited for failing to yield before turning left.
The legal team at LaMarca Law Group, P.C., expresses their condolences to the family and friends who were affected by this accident and loss.