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News: Motorcyclist killed after kayak falls from trailer in Guttenberg

GUTTENBERG, IA - A motorcyclist died on Sunday morning after being hit by a kayak that had fallen off a trailer in northeastern Iowa.

According to KCCI, the incident occurred just before 11 a.m. along an Allamakee County Road.

Troopers say the kayak fell off of a trailer being pulled by a pickup truck and hit the motorcycle, causing the rider to lose control and crash.

The driver of the motorcycle, a 75-year-old man, died from injuries sustained in the crash. No other injuries were reported as a result.

The precise location of the crash is unavailable.

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