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1 person dead, 1 injured after crash involving tractor-trailer on Highway 63

Bremer County, IOWA – Iowa State Patrol officials said the accident occurred around 8:51 a.m. Tuesday.

It happened on Highway 63.

Iowa State Patrol troopers responded to a report of a crash.

The responding troopers discovered that the 43-year-old driver of Dodge Caravan crashed into the rear end of a Freightliner tractor trailer.

The tractor trailer had slowed down due to crossing traffic from Bremer County Road C33, ISP officials said.

The 43-year-old driver of the Dodge suffered life-threatening injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.

He was later identified as Chad Workman.

The driver of the Freightliner tractor trailer suffered injuries and was taken to a hospital for treatment.

He was later identified as Jose Soto.

This incident remains under investigation.

This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available. 

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