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Multiple crashes claim 3 lives in north Iowa

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ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) -- Multiple crashes have claimed the lives of three Iowa residents.


A second person has died following an accident involving a car and motorcycle.

The crash happened just before noon Saturday morning in rural Chickasaw County.

On Tuesday, we learned 56-year-old Lavonne Bouska of Fort Atkinson has died after the motorcycle she was on crashed into a car that ran a stop sign.

The driver of the car, 17-year-old Shay Peckham of Lime Springs, Iowa, was also killed.

The driver of the motorcycle was taken to an area hospital.

His condition is not known at this time.


In another crash, a 56-year-old Forest City man died from his injuries after rolling his vehicle near Mason City Monday afternoon.

David Gambell was headed west on 275th Street when he lost control and rolled into a ditch.

He was ejected from the vehicle in the rollover and transported by Mercy Air Med to Mercy Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

The accident is still under investigation by the Cerro Gordo County Sheriff's Office.


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