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Semitrailer hits horse and buggy, killing buggy driver

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BLOOMFIELD (KWWL) -

Authorities say a semitrailer has crashed into a horse and buggy in southeast Iowa, killing the buggy's driver.

The crash happened Friday morning near Bloomfield.

The Iowa State Patrol says the semi was trying to pass the buggy in the left lane, when the horse turned left.

The semi hit the horse and buggy, killing Norman Jessie Yutzy, 77.

The patrol says Yutzy was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash is under investigation.

(Information from this story was provided by the Associated Press...)

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