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16-year-old killed in Poweshiek County crash

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POWESHIEK COUNTY (KWWL) -

The Iowa State Patrol is investigating a crash that killed a 16-year-old and hurt a 47-year-old Friday afternoon.

It happened in Poweshiek County around 3:45 p.m. 

Authorities say 16-year-old Connor McCrary was driving southbound on Highway 146 when he started to drift to the shoulder. That is when he over corrected, lost control, and crossed the center line. 47-year-old Marc Ware, who was traveling northbound, then hit McCrary. 

McCrary came to a rest in the ditch and died at the scene. He was then taken to a hospital by a medical examiner.

Ware was hurt and was taken to Grinnell Regional Medical Center. His injuries are unknown at this time. 

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