Iowa man killed in Codington County crash



10/30/13
 
An Iowa man is killed in a single-vehicle crash on U-S Highway 212 about 
five miles east of Watertown.  It happened shortly before 7:00 Tuesday
morning.
 
The Highway Patrol says a van driven by 56-year-old Miguel Angel Ruedas 
of Perry, Iowa was headed east.  The driver lost control on the ice-covered 
roadway and entered the north ditch, where the vehicle rolled. The driver 
and two passengers were wearing seatbelts and remained in the vehicle. 
Two passengers were not wearing seatbelts and were thrown from the 
vehicle.
 
All were taken by ambulance to the Watertown hospital where one of
the passengers died.  He's identified as 42-year-old Juan Antonio Flores
of Perry, Iowa. He was one of the two passengers ejected from the van.
 
 
 

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