UPDATE: Victims in Julien-Dubuque bridge crash identified - KWWL - Eastern Iowa Breaking News, Weather, Closings

UPDATE: Victims in Julien-Dubuque bridge crash identified

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DUBUQUE (KWWL) -- Emergency crews had blocked off the Julien-Dubuque Bridge over the Mississippi River after an accident involving a car and a contruction vehicle Monday morning.

Traffic on Highway 20 between Iowa and Illinois was still being diverted two hours later during the noon hour.

Investigators said18-year old Caitlin Miller was headed westbound when she became distracted by a bee in her car and crossed the centerline. 

She hit a flatbed truck drven by 37-year-old James Mauss.

Both were taken to the hospital.

There was no word on their conditions.

Online Producer: Mike Verlo

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