FATAL CRASH: One Dead, Two Injured
A Latimer woman is dead following an accident in Franklin County Tuesday afternoon.
A crash report from the Iowa State Patrol says 82-year-old Carol Koenen was traveling eastbound on 190th Street and turning northbound onto Olive Avenue when her vehicle was struck by an oncoming westbound SUV.
Koenen was pronounced dead at the scene.
The report says Koenen failed to yield to the other vehicle, which was driven by 20-year-old Rebecca Smith of Hampton. She and passenger Katelynn Smith, also of Hampton, were taken to a local hospital. The severity of their injuries hasn’t been released.