Crash Kills Dubuque Man

DUBUQUE, Iowa -- Police are investigating a crash that killed a Dubuque man on Highway 151/61 Wednesday morning.

Police say a car heading south lost control, crossed the median and hit an oncoming car head-on around 8:36 am. The driver of the southbound car, 65 year-old Michael Maher of Dubuque, died in the crash. His passenger, 61 year-old Donald Krier of Dubuque, was airlifted to University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. Krier's condition has not been released.

The mother and two children in the other car were treated and released at Mercy Hospital in Dubuque.

Police are still investigating the crash and have not said if any charges would be filed.
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