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Man killed in Johnson County crash

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JOHNSON COUNTY (KWWL) -

A driver dies after crashing his SUV on I-80 in Johnson County.

According to the Iowa State Patrol, William Meardon was driving west on I-80 and went off the roadway near the Dodge Street exit. Troopers say while in a ditch, Meardon tried to get back on the road but hit a guard rail and a Highway exit sign. Meardon died in the crash. The 56-year-old was from Solon. He was not wearing a seat belt.

Troopers are not sure what caused Meardon to drive off the road.

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