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Tuesday, August 10, 2010
This sad story from Iowa:
4 motorcyclists killed when truck hits them head-on in interstate construction zone in Iowa
Published August 09, 2010
LITTLE SIOUX, Iowa
Authorities say four motorcyclists have been killed in a head-on collision on Interstate-29 in western Iowa.
Iowa Department of Public Safety spokeswoman Courtney Greene says the accident happened Monday evening when a pickup truck crossed the center line in a construction zone and hit four motorcycles.
Greene says the accident happened along a section of I-29 near Little Sioux where lanes were separated by orange cones. Little Sioux sits along the Nebraska, about 40 miles north of Omaha.
The motorcyclists' names have not been released.
Greene says they were traveling together. All four were men in their late 50s and early 60s. Three were from Iowa and one was from Nebraska.
Greene says one was wearing a helmet.