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Traer woman dies in two-vehicle accident on Highway 63

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A Traer woman is dead after she lost control of her vehicle on slippery roads. It happened just after 9:30 Friday night on Highway 63, south of 200th Street in Tama County.

The Iowa State Patrol reports 71-year-old Corrine Elston of Traer lost control on the ice covered road, crossed the center line, and hit another vehicle driven by 51-year-old John Merrick of Johnston.

Elston died in the accident. Merrick wasn't injured.


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