Teen Killed in Dubuque County Crash

A teenager was killed in a Dubuque County crash on Friday.

It happened shortly before 4:30 pm on Sundown Road about a mile and a half north of Highway 151. The Dubuque County Sheriff’s Office says the driver of a southbound pickup lost control due to icy conditions. The vehicle slid sideways across the centerline and was struck by a northbound car.

The passenger of the southbound vehicle, 17-year old Jaycee Payne of Marion, was killed in the crash. The driver, 17-year old Oliver Clanin, suffered serious injuries and was taken to Finley Hospital before being transferred to University of Iowa Hospitals.

The driver of the northbound vehicle, 46-year old Michael McArthur of Asbury, was transported to Finley Hospital with serious injuries.

The collision remains under investigation.