BENTON COUNTY, Iowa - Two people are dead after their car collided with an agricultural boom sprayer, according to a Benton County Sheriff's news release. The male driving the sprayer was transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
It happened just before 7:00 p.m. Friday on 70th Street just west of Van Horne.
The sheriff's office said the two occupants of the car died at the scene. Both were from Iowa City.
The sheriff's office has not released the victims' names pending notifications to family.
The crash remains under investigation.