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UPDATE: 21-year-old woman killed in head-on collision

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BLACK HAWK COUNTY (KWWL) -

UPDATE: The Black Hawk County Sheriff's Office says a woman died in a crash Wednesday morning.

Authorities say a vehicle driven by Darlene Hammond, 48, of Hudson, was eastbound on E. Dunkerton Road when a westbound vehicle driven by Alexis Behrends, 21, of Dunkerton, crossed over the center line and the two vehicles collided.


Behrends died at the scene. Hammond was not injured.

The Sheriff's Office says the road was approximately 95% covered in ice at the time of the crash.



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UPDATE:  Authorities say one driver was killed in the crash.  They say that driver crossed the center-line and collided head-on with a second vehicle driven by 48-year-old Darlene Hammond, of Hudson.  

The driver of the first vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene.  Their name is not being released at this time.

Authorities say the roadway was almost completely covered with ice.

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Authorities are investigating a crash in Black Hawk County this morning.

The crash happened around 5:30 a.m. near East Dunkerton Road and North Raymond Road near Dunkerton.

It appears a semi tipped.

The Black Hawk County Sheriff's Office says crews are still on the scene.

Our KWWL crew on the scene said roads in that area are icy.

Jerry Gallagher and Ally Crutcher contributed to this story.

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