A report from the Iowa State Patrol shows 62-year-old Sue Ellen Vaughan of Manning was driving a minivan that crossed the center line of a highway and crashed head-on into a pickup. Vaughan died at the scene. The driver of the pickup, 71-year-old Elroy Huisenga of Wall Lake, was transported to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries, according to the crash report.
A Kansas motorist was killed on Interstate 35 in Iowa last night, about a dozen miles north of the Missouri border.
The Iowa State Patrol says 20-year-old Dorran Wehr of Overland Park, Kansas, was traveling southbound on I-35 in Decatur County. Wehr then crossed the median into oncoming traffic and was side-struck by another vehicle, driven 41-year-old Larry Moores of Clutier, Iowa. Wehr was transported to the Decatur County Hospital by ambulance and was pronounced dead later. He was not wearing a seat belt.
Moores was transported to the hospital as well. He was wearing a seat belt. The crash remains under investigation by the Iowa State Patrol.
Jordan Armstrong, KSIB, Creston contributed to this story.