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Man dies in Allamakee Co crash

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ALLAMAKEE COUNTY (KWWL) - The Allamakee County Sheriff's Office received a report of a motor vehicle overturned a little after 7 p.m. Friday.

The vehicle was under a bridge on State Highway 51 in Yellow River, about three miles north of Postville.

When officers arrived, they found Salvador Maldonado, 26, of Luana dead inside the vehicle. He was the only occupant.

Authorities say the vehicle was northbound on State Highway 51 and left the roadway, striking a guardrail. The vehicle then went into the ditch and rolled into the Yellow River, becoming partially submerged.

At this time, the date of the actual accident is still under investigation by the Iowa State Patrol and Allamakee County Sheriff's Office.

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