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Update: Fatal accident in Page County


January 25th, 2023 by Ric Hanson

(Clarinda, Iowa) – Page County Sheriff Lyle Palmer reports one person died during the crash of a pickup truck, Monday afternoon. Palmer says on January 23, 2023 at approximately 3:54 PM, the PAGECOMM dispatch center was notified of a vehicle found in a ditch on the west side of E Avenue in the 2000 block. PAGECOMM dispatch center was also told of a male lying in the ditch near the vehicle possibly deceased.

An accident investigation conducted by the Page County Sheriff’s Office showed that 25-year-old Levi Gary Glines-Racine, of Shenandoah, was driving a 2006 Chevy K1500 northbound on E Avenue approximately .6 mile north of Highway 2.  The vehicle crossed the center line and continued into the west ditch, where it impacted a concrete culvert / north bank of the Creek.

Glines-Racine was ejected from the vehicle, which fell back to the bottom of the creek. Glines-Racine was pronounced deceased at the scene.

PAGECOMM dispatch center, Page County EMA, Shenandoah Fire Department, Shenandoah Ambulance Service, and the Shenandoah Police assisted at the scene of the accident.