Update: Kossuth County Man ID'd in Saturday Fatal 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.