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Dickinson County crash kills two

DICKENS, Iowa -- Two people from Spencer, Iowa, were killed in a crash Wednesday night in the 1800 block of 310th Avenue in Dickinson County.

The Dickinson County Sheriff's Office reports that Marie Petersen, 71, of Spencer, and her passenger, Duane Petersen, 72, died from injuries after their car collided with a semi tractor-trailer.

According to the report, Marie Petersen was driving a 2005 Ford Focus southbound on 310th Avenue, when she lost control of the vehicle on icy roads, crossed the center line and collided with a 2009 Peterbilt Semi driven by Kevin Graven, 55, of Rippey, Iowa. Graven was not injured.

The crash remains under investigation.

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