Double Fatality In Jackson County 21 Sep 13

A mother and daughter from Jackson were killed in a crash with a semi-truck on Highway 71 Friday morning. It happened at around 11:10am at the intersection with Jackson County Road 4, 715th Avenue. 85-year-old Donna Kanuch was driving a Chrysler Concord eastbound on the county road when her vehicle collided with the International semi, which was traveling northbound on 71. Kanuch and her passenger, 64-year-old Norma Kanuch of Jackson were both dead at the scene. The driver of the semi, 56-year-old Dwayne Meyer of Spencer, Iowa, was taken to the Sioux Falls Hospital with serious injuries.