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Passenger dies in crash

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One person is dead after a crash in Poweshiek County Sunday morning.

According to the Iowa State Patrol, Jesus Belez, 36, was driving with Amy Richard, 37, on Interstate 80 when Belez rear-ended a semi-truck around 1:59 a.m.

The report indicates Belez was driving a 2008 Dodge Ram during the collision, and Amy Richard died as a result of the crash.

Belez was injured, and the semi driver was all right.

Belez was cited for Operating a Vehicle While Intoxicated Vehicular Homicide.

Belez and Richard are both from Marengo.

The semi-truck driver is from Utah.

To review the crash report, you can click here.

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