Truck Driver Killed in Accident on Interstate 80 in Cedar County, IA
Cedar County, IA — July 24, 2023, a truck driver was killed in a collision on Interstate 80 at mile marker 259 in Cedar County, IA.
Authorities indicate that on July 24, an accident occurred when an eastbound semi-truck suddenly drove off Interstate 80 and overturned. According to reports, the accident happened just before 5:30 p.m. in Cedar County.
As investigators determine the events that led to the accident, few details have been released. Officials confirmed that the truck driver, who has not been identified, was thrown from his vehicle and sustained fatal injuries in the collision.
No other injuries were reported. The investigation is ongoing.