One NE Iowa Man Killed, Another Injured in 2 Vehicle Accident
An accident just west of Westgate, has killed a Sumner man, and seriously injured another.
It happened at the intersection of "W" Avenue and 100th Street, at about 10:45am Monday (May 18).
A car driven by 18 year old Kason Judisch of Sumner, collided with a pickup driven by 53 year old Thomas Simmons of Sumner.
Simmons was pronounced dead at the scene. Judisch was flown to Gunderson Lutheran Hospital in LaCrosse, Wisconsin.
According to the Fayette County Sheriff, Judisch sustained serious injuries.
The accident is still under investigation by the Fayette County Sheriff. Assisting at the scene were the Iowa State Patrol, Westgate EMS and Fire Department, Oelwein Mercy Ambulance, Iowa D.O.T., and the State Medical Examiner.