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Feb. 5, 2024Lewis, Iowa |  By: Jeremy Werner

IA State Patrol investigating fatal head-on crash


LEWIS, Iowa - The Iowa State Patrol says one person is dead after a head-on collision in Cass County. The Patrol says 43-year-old Vincent Samuel Trabona of Louisiana was driving a 2007 GMC Sierra on Highway 6, north of Lewis.

Shortly before 6 a.m. Monday, for unknown reasons, the GMC crossed into oncoming traffic near 582nd Street, colliding with a 2019 Chevy Silverado, driven by 59-year-old Gregg Scott Cohrs of Griswold.

Cohrs, who was wearing his seatbelt, was pronounced dead at the scene. Trabona suffered minor injuries. The accident remains under investigation.