- Published on Thursday, 18 April 2013 13:06
DCSO investigated a two vehicle motor vehicle accident that occurred at approximately 6:59PM in the 1800 block of 310 Ave (N-14).
A 2005 Ford Focus was driven southbound by Marie Petersen (71) of Spencer Iowa when she lost control of the vehicle on icy roads. The Focus crossed the center line and collided with a northbound 2009 Peterbilt Semi tractor/trailer driven by Kevin Graven (55) of Rippey Iowa.
Marie Petersen and her passenger Duane Petersen (72) were killed in the accident. Graven was uninjured. Damage was estimated at $6900 to the Ford and $3500 to the Peterbilt. The accident remains under investigation.
DCSO thanks the following for their assistance on scene:
Iowa State Patrol
Superior Fire Department
Milford Rescue - Extrication unit
Spirit Lake Ambulance
Jennings Repair & Tow