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UPDATE: Names released in fatal Jones County crash

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JONES COUNTY (KWWL) -

The Jones County Sheriff's Office has released the name of a Springville man killed in a Monday night accident.

Deputies were called to the intersection of Fremont Road and Ridge Road at around 8 p.m. Monday after a car driven by 54-year-old Phillip Byron Pierce of Springville went into the ditch on a curve and rolled over.

Pierce died at the scene. Two passengers in the vehicle were taken to area hospitals. Merle Archie Pierce, 60, of Cedar Rapids was taken to Jones Regional Medical Center before being airlifted to University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. Randy Allen Rhodes, 54, also of Cedar Rapids was taken to St. Luke's Hospital in Cedar Rapids.

The accident remains under investigation.

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