A weekend accident that has taken the life of an eastern Iowa teenager, remains under investigation.


According to the Iowa State Patrol, the incident happened just before 10:30am Saturday (March 31) on 300th Avenue, northwest of Dyersville in Delaware County.

A southbound car driven by 16 year old Mackenzie McArthur of Asbury, crossed the center line and collided head-on with a vehicle driven by 31 year old Kendra Klein of Dyersville.

McArthur was killed in the accident. Klein and her 1 year old passenger, Willow Klein, were taken to Finley Hospital in Dubuque for treatment.

The Iowa State Patrol was assisted by the Delaware County Sheriff, Iowa DNR, Dyersville Fire Department, Bi-County Ambulance, and Earlville Fire and Ambulance.