Kossuth County Man Killed in Head-on Crash



The Iowa State Patrol says a Kossuth County man was killed in a Saturday afternoon crash in Kossuth County.  Officials are not releasing the victim’s name at this time, but say he was riding a motorcycle on Highway 9 near Swea City when he crossed the centerline and struck a Ford Torus being driven by 82 year-old Swea City resident Beverly Eggerth. The accident occurred shortly before 1:30pm. The man was pronounced dead at the scene while Eggerth, who was wearing a safety belt, was treated and released from a Fairmont, MN hospital.  The Iowa State Patrol continues to investigate the crash.

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Locations : Kossuth CountySwea City
People : Beverly Eggerth