One person dead after Cedar County Crash

One person is dead after a car collided with a semi-truck around 3 o'clock Saturday morning in Cedar County.
Published: Jan. 14, 2023 at 11:21 AM CST
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CEDAR COUNTY, Iowa (KCRG) - One person died following a Cedar County crash just after 3:00 a.m. Saturday.

According to the Iowa State Patrol, troopers believe a car was heading east in the westbound lanes on Interstate 80 close to mile marker 277. A semi-truck traveling the correct direction in the westbound lanes collided head-on with the car. Both vehicles came to rest in the median.

Officials said that the driver of the car died in the crash. Their name is being withheld until the family can be notified.

The accident is currently under investigation.