A head-on collision accident Sunday night in Plymouth county has claimed the life of a retired Sioux City teacher.
The Plymouth County Sheriff says a car driven by Donna Wynn of Sioux City collided nearly head-on with a semi truck and trailer on Highway 3 about two miles east of Le Mars about 11:30 p.m.
Investigators say Wynn was airlifted to Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City where she was pronounced dead.
Wynn was a long-time teacher in the Sioux City Schools system.
She retired in 2011 and was honored as Iowa’s History Teacher of the Year in 2009 by the Iowa Department of Education.
The semi driver, Jason Ducommun of Larrabee, Iowa, suffered minor injuries.
The accident remains under investigation.
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