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Ottumwa Woman Dead Following Head On Collision With Semi

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An Ottumwa woman is dead following a head on collision with a semi early Saturday afternoon on West 2nd Street in Ottumwa. Around 1:10pm, 21 year old Griselda Chavez-Pazcual of Ottumwa was traveling in a jeep eastbound when she lost control of the vehicle, crossed the center line and struck a Westbound semi head on. Chavez-Pazcual was transported to Ottumwa Regional Health Center where she passed away from injuries sustained in the crash. The driver of the semi, 80 year old Wayne Waters of Blakesburg was not injured in the accident. 


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