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Monona County Fatal

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Monona County Fatal

Onawa, IA (KICD) — A Cherokee man is dead following a single vehicle accident.

The Iowa State Patrol said the accident happened around 4:55 Wednesday afternoon on Interstate 29, in Monona County.  A 1997 International Crane truck, driven by 52-year old Marc Sarchet was northbound on I-29, when he lost control of the unit, which then went through the median before coming to rest on it’s side, and blocking both southbound lanes.

Sarchet was transported by Mercy Air Care to Creighton, and was later pronounced dead.  The Iowa State Patrol is still investigating the fatal accident.