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Driver Killed in Collision with Semi

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MERIDEN, Iowa — A driver was killed in western Iowa after a head-on crash Monday night.

The Iowa State Patrol says the driver of a Plymouth Neon crossed the center line on Highway 3 east of Meriden shortly before midnight and collided into a semi transporting hogs.

Both vehicles ended in the ditch.

The driver of the car was pronounced dead at the scene. That person’s name hasn’t been made public.

The accident remains under investigation.