1 dead, 1 injured during a crash Monday in Carroll County


December 19th, 2011 by Ric Hanson

One person was killed and another injured, during a crash this (Monday) morning, in Carroll County. The Iowa State Patrol says 81-year old Lowell Bernard Daniel, of Glidden, died at the scene of the crash between his pickup and a semi,  northwest of Carroll. The driver of the semi, 65-year old Dennis Paul Vonnahme, of Breda, was injured, and transported to St. Anthony Hospital in Carroll.

The accident happened at around 9:15-a.m., as Daniel’s 2008 Chevy Colorado pickup was traveling west on 160th Street, and a 2002 Freightliner semi grain truck was traveling south on Granite Avenue. Officials say when Daniel failed to yield to the semi at the uncontrolled intersection, his pickup was broadsided on the passenger side. Daniel was ejected from his pickup, which came to rest in the in east ditch. Officials say he was not wearing a seatbelt. The semi came to rest in the west ditch, on its top. The accident remains under investigation.