LeMars teen killed in head on collision with semi

ONE PERSON WAS KILLED IN A FATAL ACCIDENT FRIDAY AFTERNOON, ABOUT FOUR MILES SOUTH OF ROCK RAPIDS ON HIGHWAY 75. THE IOWA STATE PATROL SAYS A 2002 BUICK LESABRE WAS TRAVELING SOUTH ON HIGHWAY 75 AND CROSSED THE CENTERLINE, AND COLLIDED HEAD-ON WITH A SEMI THAT WAS TRAVELING NORTH. THE CAR WAS DRIVEN BY 18 YEAR OLD CALEB SEMPLE OF LE MARS WHO PRONOUNCED DEAD AT THE SCENE. THE SEMI TRUCK WAS BEING DRIVEN BY 33 YEAR OLD ALYCE WIDRIG OF SIOUX FALLS. WIDRIG WAS NOT INJURED IN THE CRASH.

THE INCIDENT REMAINS UNDER INVESTIGATION.