UPDATE: Man Identified in Fatal Crash on Caledonia Road

UPDATE: The Boone County Sheriff's Department has identified the victim of yesterday's accident as 75-year-old Robert Butzow of Marengo.

Butzow's car collided with a Fed-Ex semi-truck on Highway 173 near Caledonia Road. Butzow was pronounced Dead at the scene. The truck driver was treated for minor injuries.

Deputies say the crash is still under investigation.


BOONE COUNTY (WIFR) -- Police in Boone County are investigating a fatal accident that occurred around 12:30 p.m. Monday.

The accident happened at Route 173 and Caledonia Road. Police say a Fed-Ex semi truck and a 2010 Honda car collided, killing the elderly driver of the car.

The name of the man who died has not been released yet.

We will keep you updated as more information becomes available.


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