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Wisconsin Man Dies in Tuesday Night Crash
By Christy Aumer, Reporter
ELKADER, Iowa - A two-vehicle crash just north of Elkader has killed a Wisconsin resident.
Chance Jones, 16, of McGregor was traveling northbound in a 2001 Ford Focus on Highway 13 around 4:42 p.m. Tuesday. Jone's car struck a 2004 Ford F-450 head on. That truck driven by David Miehe, 55, of Elkader went into the west ditch and rolled. Jonathan Steger, 25, of Prairie du Chien, Wisc. was thrown from Miehes' vehicle and died as a result of his injuries, the Iowa State Patrol said.
The Clayton County Sheriff's Office, Elkader police, firefighters and paramedics assisted at the scene.
The crash remains under investigation.