Two Killed in Western Iowa Accident

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DES MOINES, Iowa — Two people are dead after a crash in Monona County Monday.

It happened along Interstate-29 just north of Onawa around 2:00 p.m.

The Iowa State Patrol says 49-year-old Leon Weifenbach was headed southbound when she veered into the northbound lanes striking a car. Both vehicles went into the ditch.

Weifenbach and the other driver, 52-year-old Joseph Metz, were taken to the hospital where they both died.

The crash remains under investigation.