Iowa man killed in truck driving accident
An Iowa truck driver was killed in a semi-truck accident in Washington after the truck he was driving overturned.
The 55-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. The man was traveling eastbound on State Route 24 when he failed to negotiate a curve correctly which caused the vehicle to overturn.
The truck stopped on top of a guardrail. The road was closed for an hour while emergency crews worked to get the semi-truck to an upright position.
Semi-truck accidents can happen unexpectedly and can have life-changing effects on all involved. Our thoughts are with the family and friends of the victim in the accident.