Fatal car/buggy accident in Howard County


DES MOINES, Iowa – A man is dead after a car crashed into a horse drawn buggy in Howard County.

The Iowa State Patrol says the collision happened around 7:10 pm Monday on 45th Street, east of Lime Springs.  A westbound car driven by 57-year-old Sharla Lieder of Lime Springs smashed into the rear of a buggy driven by 57-year-old John Borntreger of Lime Springs.

Borntreger was killed as a result of the crash.

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