Crash in Cerro Gordo Co. kills 1, injures 3

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Created: February 22, 2021 09:26 PM

(ABC 6 News) - A Mason City man was killed in a two-vehicle accident on Highway 65 Monday morning.

According to the Iowa State Patrol, Timothy Wilmarth, 61, was killed when the vehicle he was driving in was struck by another vehicle.

Exiquio Martinez, 21, of Hampton, was northbound when he lost control due to slippery road conditions. The vehicle then slid sideways crossing the centerline and struck Wilmarth’s vehicle. 

Martinez and two others, Mayra Perez, 23, of Hampton, and Alvaro Almonte, 25, of Hampton, were all injured and taken to MercyOne North Iowa.

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