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Husband and wife injured in Howard County crash

Husband and wife injured in Howard County crash Photo: Howard County Sheriff's Office Facebook.

KAAL-TV
Updated: July 19, 2021 07:02 PM
Created: July 19, 2021 05:26 PM

(ABC 6 News) - A crash in Howard county resulted in two people needing to be removed from their vehicle Monday.

Just after 1 p.m, Valentine “Neil” Mahr, 67 from rural Lime Springs, was headed north on Pleasant Avenue when he suffered a medical episode.

The Sheriff’s Office said Mahr’s vehicle went into the east ditch, over the embankment, crossed 70th Street, and hit another embankment.

Mahr and his wife, Janelle, were taken to Regional Health Services of Howard County Hospital and later airlifted to Mayo Clinic in Rochester.

The Howard County Sheriff’s Office says one firefighter suffered minor injuries and was treated by EMS at the scene.

The Iowa State Patrol, Howard County Ambulance Service, Cresco Towing and Recovery, MiEnergy Cooperative, and Howard County Secondary Roads also assisted with this accident.


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