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UPDATE: One killed in Grundy County motorcycle accident

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On Saturday morning, Roxanne Covey died from her injuries following a Thursday crash. 


Two people were hurt Thursday when their motorcycle overturned along Highway 20 near Dike, forcing both from the motorcycle and into a ditch.

The Grundy County Sheriff's Office says in a release that 46-year-old Al Dwayne Covey and 45-year-old Roxanne Covey were both injured in the accident. Both are from Huntington, Indiana. Roxanne Covey was taken to an area hospital, while Al Covey had to be transferred to University Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City for treatment.

The accident happened at 3:51 p.m. yesterday afternoon along Highway 20 about three miles east of Dike, as the Coveys were traveling westbound. The motorcycle left the road and flipped over into a ditch. The motorcycle was the only vehicle involved in the crash.

Grundy County authorities say an investigation into the accident continues today. There are no updates available at this time on the conditions of the victims.

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