Teen Killed in Fatal Accident in North Iowa

Created: 05/19/2014 10:50 PM

(ABC 6 News) -- A 17-year-old Riceville teen is dead after a car accident Monday.

According to the Iowa State Patrol, it happened at Windfall Avenue and 470th Street in Riceville.  Authorities says Ryan Gaffey didn't come to a complete stop.
As his vehicle entered the intersection it was hit by a semi-truck.  Authorities say Gaffey was wearing a seat belt at the time.

Gaffey was transported to Osage Hospital.

Riceville Fire, Osage Ambulance, Leroy First Responders as well as the Mitchell County Sheriff's Office assisted with the accident.