Motorcyclist Killed in Fayette County Collision

One person was killed and another injured in a two-vehicle accident in Fayette County Monday afternoon.

The Iowa State Patrol responded to a crash at the intersection of Juniper Road and Great River Road north of West Union at 2:30 pm. Upon arriving, deputies found that a pickup truck was traveling southbound on Juniper Road and collided with a motorcycle traveling east on Great River Road, after the motorcycle failed to stop at a stop sign at the intersection.

The driver of the motorcycle, 67-year old Bruce Bullemer of Savage, MN, died in the crash. The driver of the pickup, 35-year old Daniel Moritz of West Union, was injured and transported to a local hospital.