UPDATE: Victims identified in deadly crash in Floyd County


FLOYD COUNTY, Iowa – Authorities have identified the two people killed in a Friday afternoon auto accident on the Avenue of the Saints.

The Iowa State Patrol says 25-year-old Colbie Gallipo of Forest Lake, Minnesota, was driving a pickup truck west on Highway 18 and 75-year-old Marilyn Wulff of Charles City was southbound on Lancer Avenue.  Wulff apparently failed to stop for a stop sign, entered Highway 18 and her car was struck broadside by Gallipo.

Wulff and a passenger in her vehicle, 14-year-old Jaden Wulff of Charles City, were killed in the collision.  The State Patrol does not list any injury to Gallipo.

This crash happened just before 5 pm and remains under investigation.

The Floyd County Sheriff’s Office, Rudd Fire Department and AMR Ambulance Service assisted at the scene.



Previous story below

FLOYD COUNTY, Iowa – Authorities are dealing with a fatal accident on the Avenue of the Saints.

The two-vehicle crash happened Friday afternoon near the intersection with Lancer Avenue.  Law enforcement is directing traffic with “Slow” signs but travel is continuing.  Two people were killed in the collision.

Stay with KIMT for more details as they become available.


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