UPDATE: 1 killed in motorcycle crash near Calmar

2012-09-29T16:15:00Z 2012-09-29T19:35:53Z UPDATE: 1 killed in motorcycle crash near Calmar Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
September 29, 2012 4:15 pm

CALMAR, Iowa — A Hawkeye woman was killed and a Decorah man was injured in a motorcycle crash on U.S. Highway 52 near Calmar on Friday.

Trish Ann Taylor, 44, of Hawkeye, died in the accident, police said. The injured person was identified as Jay Michael Jermier, 45, of Decorah, the driver of the Harley-Davidson motorcycle.

Both were transported to Winneshiek Medical Center in Decorah.

The Iowa State Patrol said the accident was reported about 4 p.m. on U.S. Highway 52 about two miles north of Calmar.

Troopers said Jermier was northbound in a construction zone where the road surface was uneven. He crossed into the southbound lane and lost control.

The accident remains under investigation.

 

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CALMAR, Iowa --- A Decorah man was hurt and another person killed in a motorcycle crash on Highway 52 near Calmar Friday.

The injured person was identified as Jay Michael Jermier, 45, of Decorah, the driver of the Harley-Davidson motorcycle. He was transported to Winneshiek Medical Center in Decorah.

A second unidentified person was killed. Troopers said the name would be released later.

The Iowa State Patrol said the accident was reported about  4 p.m. on Highway 52 about two miles north of Calmar.

Troopers said Jermier was northbound in a construction zone where the road surface was uneven. He crossed into the southbound lane and lost control.

The accident remains under investigation.

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