Toledo teenager killed in crash

A Toledo teenager died after his car spun out of control and flipped over several times on a gravel road near Le Grand Sunday.

Jose Luis Gonzalez, 18, was ejected from his car during the single-car accident on Zellar Avenue at about 5:30 a.m., said Burt Tecklenburg, chief deputy of the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office.

Gonzalez and his passenger Eric Climer, 17, of Toledo, were travelling west on 260th Street when Gonzalez lost control of the vehicle, Tecklenburg said.

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

Climer was taken to Marshalltown Medical & Surgical Center with multiple injuries.

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