UPDATE 9:00 p.m. September, 16 — Iowa State Patrol have now released the names of the man who died in a crash Wednesday afternoon.
68 year old Thomas Kolodziej of Nashua, Iowa was driving the Hyundai Accent that was hit by a semi trailer. He died on the scene. The semi driver, Jason Woodring, was not injured
OUTSIDE NEW HAMPTON, Iowa (FOX 47) — Iowa State Patrol responded to a call earlier Wednesday afternoon around 2:45 on Highway 63 and Highway 18 at the Fredericksburg Exit.
Police say a Hyundai Accent was merging on to Highway 18 but failed to yield when it was hit broadside by a semi truck traveling east on Highway 18.
One person has dead.
No other details have been released.
The crash is under investigation.