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Three Adventure County association were dead in a wrong-way crash Sunday black in Hardin County.
Two adults and one adolescent in a Chevrolet Equinox — Cristy Gutierres, 44, Mario Zubia, 38, and Jessie Gutierres, 11 — were dead about 7:30 p.m. back a man in a Chevrolet Avalanche active the amiss way hit their agent on U.S. Highway 20 abreast Alden, according to an Iowa Accompaniment Convoying blow report.
Cristy and Jessie Gutierres lived in Adventure City; Zubia lived in Ames.
A 6-year-old adolescent in the Equinox, which was actuality apprenticed by Cristy Gutierres, was aureate to Des Moines with austere injuries, according to the report.
The wrong-way driver, articular as Spencer Bultman, 25, of Hampton, was additionally afflicted in the crash and taken to a bounded hospital.
Investigators accept booze may accept played a agency in the crash. An analysis connected backward Monday, said Sgt. Alex Dinkla of the accompaniment patrol.
This adventure has been adapted to actual Mario Zubia’s abode of residence.
Philip Joens covers breaking account for The Des Moines Register. He can be accomplished at 515-443-3347 at [email protected] or on Twitter @Philip_Joens.
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