The accident happened Saturday afternoon shortly before 2:30 pm at the intersection of Highway 151 and Alderman Road. The Linn County Sheriff’s Office says a van northbound on Alderman Road crossed Highway 151 and struck a motorcycle that was southbound on Highway 151.
The driver of the motorcycle was killed. Authorities say the victim was 36-year old Wesley Nissen of Monticello.
The driver of the van, 56-year old James Vratney of Anamosa, was not hurt.
The accident remains under investigation.