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Two killed, one injured after Howard County crash

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Two people are dead after a truck crashed into a car in Howard County, according to the Iowa State Patrol.

It happened around 11 a.m. near Cresco on Saturday morning.

The Iowa State Patrol said a car was stopped at a stop sign at the intersection of Pole Line Road and Highway 9 heading west.

The car then pulled into the path of a truck traveling southbound on Highway 139.

The truck hit the passenger side of the car.

The driver of the car, 88-year-old Donald Olsen, and his passenger, 82-year-old Wilma Olsen both died in the crash.

The driver of the truck, 75-year-old Gerald Ollendieck, was sent to the hospital for his injuries.

No word on his condition. 

The crash is under investigation. 

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