North-central Iowa couple killed in crash near Iowa Falls

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IOWA FALLS, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a north-central Iowa couple have been killed in a crash at an intersection near Iowa Falls.

The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports that 63-year-old Kevin Barz and his wife, 49-year-old Julia Barz, of Hampton, were pronounced dead at the scene of the Friday night crash at the intersection of U.S. Highway 65 and a county road.

Investigators say Kevin Barz was driving a sport utility vehicle on the county road. The Barz's SUV was hit by a pickup truck driven by a Dawson Kitzman, 16, of Beaman, which officials said failed to stop and yield to the Barz's vehicle. Kitzman and two other teens in the truck were injured and taken to an Iowa Falls hospital for treatment.

Correction: This story originally had the assessment of fault from investigators the opposite of how it is now written. We apologize for the error.