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UPDATE: Name released in Hwy 30 crash

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TAMA (KWWL) -

UPDATE: We're learning more about a deadly crash that happened Thursday morning in Tama County. 
Iowa State Patrol says James Novotny, 40, was driving a semi eastbound on Highway 30 at RR Ave. in Tama County, and he crossed the center line. A woman heading the other way, Charlene Rosenfelder, 64, tried to avoid the semi and drove onto the shoulder; however, the two vehicles collided.
Rosenfelder died at the scene of the crash. Novotny was taken to the hospital via ambulance. 
Iowa State Patrol is still investigating. 
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PREVIOUS:  One person is dead after a head-on crash Thursday morning. 

According to Iowa State Patrol, a semi and SUV clashed east of Tama on Hwy 30 around 10:00 a.m.

No names have been released at this time. 

This is a breaking news story, stay with KWWL as we work to gather more information. 

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