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Highway 3 Fatal Accident

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Storm Lake, IA (KICD) — A two vehicle accident results in a fatality.

The Buena Vista County Sheriff said around 9 Monday morning, at the intersection of Highway 3 and M-54 southwest of Albert City. 37-year old Aaron Keene of Storm Lake was driving a semi hauling gravel, west on Highway 3, when it was struck by a southbound car, which failed to stop at the stop sign, then became wedged under the semi trailer.

The Albert City Fire Department used the Jaws of Life to get the driver from the car out.  He was pronounced dead at the scene, by the Buena Vista County Medical Examiners Office. His name is being held pending notification of next of kin.

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