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Bicyclist dies in Poweshiek Co. crash

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MONTEZUMA (KWWL) -- A bicyclist from Oregon died after a crash in Poweshiek County with a semi.   The Iowa State Patrol says 33-year-old Jason Morris of Albany, Oregon died when a tire blew out on a passing semi, causing the semi to pull to the right and hit him.   It happened on Highway 85, 3 miles east of Montezuma. Troopers say the truck was driven by 51-year-old Michael Jantzen of Tama.  Troopers say the semi then entered the ditch and rolled over.  Jantzen was not hurt.  No word if any charges will be filed.

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