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One dead after I-80 crash near Tiffin


One man is dead after a crash on Interstate 80 near Tiffin. 

The Iowa State Patrol reports A semi driven by Rick Turner of Elkhart, Indiana was stopped in the right, eastbound lane for backed up traffic resulting from a car fire. Another semi driven by Darrick Cathcart of Ontario also stopped behind Turner's vehicle. 

Authorities say a truck driven by Kevin Gschwend of Missouri Valley, Iowa slid into the back of Cathcart's vehicle which collided into the back of Turner's vehicle. 

Gschwend was taken to the hospital, but died from the crash. Authorities say the accident remains under investigation.

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