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Pickup truck crash near Winthrop leaves one dead

060821 Donald Reck Accident Web
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BUCHANAN COUNTY, Iowa (KWWL) — A fatal pickup truck accident occurred on June 6th at around 6:30 p.m.

Buchanan County Sheriff Deputies responded to an accident in the 2600 block of 220th Street just west of Winthrop.

The investigation showed that 91-year-old Donald Reck was driving a 2020 Ford F150 going west on 220th Street when the truck went into a ditch, hitting an embankment and coming to rest in a creek.

Reck was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead. The cause of the accident remains under investigation.

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