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Denison, IA man dies in 2-vehicle accident

NEAR SCHLESWIG, Iowa (KTIV) – A Denison, Iowa, man has died following a head-on collision of his SUV and a semi Thursday night near Schleswig.

The Iowa State Patrol says 48-year-old Karry Schurke was driving east on County Road E-16 when he crossed the center line.

He collided with an oncoming semi driven by 33-year-old Leonel Pena of Sioux City.

Schurke died in the crash.

Pena was taken to the Crawford County Hospital for treatment of injuries.

The accident happened shortly before 11:30 last night about five miles west of Schleswig.


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