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UPDATE: Name released in fatal Iowa County crash

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UPDATE: Authorities say the person killed is 23-year-old Lelanie Jooste, of San Antonio, Texas.


UPDATE: The Iowa State Patrol says 1 person has been killed and 4 are injured in the crash.

Authorities say a van carrying 10 people was heading eastbound in a construction zone. The vehicle dropped off and over corrected, going into the median and rolled. The van came to rest in the left westbound lane of I-80.

The person killed was ejected from the van. They were not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.

Four others were transported with non-life threatening injuries. 

No names have been released, pending notification of family members.

The accident remains under investigation.


UPDATE: Authorities say multiple people are injured in the crash, and there may be one fatality.  The type of vehicle involved in the crash is not known.  

The left lane is blocked from Exit 205 - County Road V38 to Exit 211 - County Road V52, about four miles east of Victor.


Authorities are on the scene of a one-vehicle accident in Iowa County.  According to the Iowa Department of Transportation website, it happened on Interstate 80 near exit 211, just north of Millersburg.

We will pass along details as they become available.

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