Epworth Man Killed in Collision with Semi

An Epworth man was killed in a collision with a semi in Dubuque County on Saturday night.

It happened at the intersection of Highway 151 and Monastery Road shortly before 10:30 pm.

The Iowa State Patrol says a car heading south on Highway 151 collided with a semi that was westbound on Monastery Road crossing Highway 151.

The driver of the car, 23-year old Nicholas Silich of Epworth, died in the accident.

The semi driver, 56-year old Curt Bockenstedt of Strawberry Point, was not hurt.

Both vehicles were towed from the scene.

The accident remains under investigation.

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