Fatal Crash


An 81 year old southeast Iowa man was killed Friday evening following a two vehicle crash in Washington County.

The Iowa State Patrol says a pickup truck driven by 83 year old Harold C. Wylie of Washington was traveling south on Nutmeg Avenue  approaching the intersection of county road G36.  At the same time a semi driven by 64 year old Tracy A. Janecek of Washington was eastbound on G36.  Troopers say Wylie did not stop at a posted stop sign and drove into the path of the semi.

Killed in the crash was a passenger in the Wylie vehicle Verlee Wylie.  Injured was Harold  Wylie.  He was taken to University of Iowa Hospitals in Iowa City.