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Northwest Iowa collision with semi kills 2 in pickup

March 6, 2020 GMT

SPENCER, Iowa (AP) — A northwest Iowa collision with a semitrailer fatally injured two people in a pickup truck, authorities said.

The crash occurred a little before 1:30 p.m. Thursday on U.S. Highway 71 on the north end of Spencer. The northbound pickup halted at a stop sign and then turned left into the path of the southbound semi, the Clay County Sheriff’s Office said.

The pickup passenger, Patricia Juber, 85, was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver, Harvey Juber, 86, died later at Spencer Hospital, the sheriff’s office said. The Jubers lived in Melvin.

The semi driver and his passenger weren’t injured.