Fatal Cottonwood Crash 06 Jun 12

One person is dead after their car collided with a grain truck Tuesday afternoon near the City of Cottonwood. The accident happened at the intersection of Highway 23 and Lyon County Road 9 just southwest of Cottonwood. The semi-truck, driven by 43-year-old Scott Glidewell of Ruthton, was westbound on Highway 23 when it collided with a northbound Cadillac at about 2:45pm. Both vehicles were destroyed by fire following the crash, and the name of the driver of the Cadillac will be released when a positive identification of their remains can be made.