A two-vehicle fatal wreck occurred yesterday afternoon at the junction of Highways 1 and 92 approximately 10 miles south of Kalona. According to the Iowa State Patrol, a Pontiac Vibe driven by 65-year-old Rosemary Reed of Washington was traveling eastbound on Highway 92 and failed to yield from a stop sign and struck an International Plow Truck operated by 33-year-old Kyle Kron of Washington. The truck was traveling northbound on Highway 1. Reed was transported to the University of Iowa but died as a result of the accident. Sheriff Jerry Dunbar stated that he began CPR on one person involved in the accident upon arrival.
The accident remains under investigation. Responding to the scene were Iowa State Patrol, Washington Police, Washington County Sheriff’s Department, Washington Fire, Washington County Ambulance, Washington Rescue and area first responders.
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