Authorities Identify Man Killed in Dubuque County Crash

By Rachel Begle, KCRG-TV9

The Dubuque County Sheriff’s Office has released the name of the driver killed in a fatal crash Wednesday morning.

Deputies are still trying to determine what caused 61-year-old Dennis Recker of Dubuque to lose control of his vehicle.

Sherrif’s deputies, along with the Peosta Police Department and Epworth Fire and Ambulance were called out to the 5900 block of Then Road just before 6 a.m. Wednesday morning. Authorities determined the vehicle had been driving south on Then Road, just south of Pleasant Grove Road, when it lost control. Authorities said the vehicle rolled over in the crash, and the driver died at the scene.

The accident remains under investigation.

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