Local man killed in Highway 14 crash

A Marshalltown man was killed in an car crash two miles northwest of Conrad just after midnight Friday.

Seuam Lovan, 47, was pronounced dead at the scene after he collided with a semi. The crash occurred on Highway 14, a half mile north of 330th Street.

Grundy County Sheriff Rick Penning said Lovan was driving southbound and lost control on the snow and ice covered highway, then entered the northbound lane, hitting the semi truck.

Darin Kruse, 43, of Lone Rock, the driver of the semi, was uninjured.

The accident remains under investigation by the Grundy County Sheriff’s Office.