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News: Semi-truck driver fatally strikes child riding dirtbike in Le Mars

LE MARS, IA - According to KCAU, a semi-truck driver fatally collided with an 11-year-old riding a dirt bike on the 22000 block of C38 on Saturday.

A person driving a 1991 Internation semi-truck was hauling a grain trailer east on C38 as the dirt bike rider was heading south on private property. The semi-truck driver hit the dirt bike rider when they turned onto C38 around 10:41 a.m.

The dirt bike rider died in the crash. The semi-truck driver was not hurt.

The Iowa State Patrol and the Plymouth County Sheriff's Office are investigating the incident.

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