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ALTOONA ACCIDENT: Garbage Truck Hits Van

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The Iowa State Patrol reports that one person is in critical condition as the result of an accident in Altoona.

Police say a garbage truck was merging onto highway 65 when its brakes went out.  The truck hit a white van.

One person is in critical condition and another is in serious condition.

The names of the individuals involved haven’t been released.

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