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One killed in weather-related crash

POLK COUNTY (KWWL)-- The Winter Storm of 2010 has claimed at least one life on Iowa's roads.

The Iowa State Patrol says a person from Grimes was killed on Interstate 80 Wednesday afternoon after losing control of their car and slammed into the back of a semi-tractor. Officials say the tractor stopped on the interstate because of another weather-related crash.

A name has not been released.

As of Thursday morning, at least 6 other deaths across the country have been blamed by this latest winter storm.

Online Producer: Michelle Caldwell

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