Area Woman Dies in Two Vehicle Accident in Butler County
A Clarksville woman has died in a two-vehicle accident in Butler County.
According to the Iowa State Patrol, the accident happened at about 8am Tuesday (Sept. 12), east of Clarksville on County Road C-33.
A sport utility vehicle driven by 49 year old Dannette Hildebrand, attempted to pass another vehicle driven by 81 year old David Kramer, also of Clarksville.
Kramer had slowed to turn left into a private farm drive, and when Hildebrand tried to pass him, they collided. Hildebrand's SUV then rolled numerous times.
Hildebrand died from her injuries; she was not wearing a seatbelt. There was no word if Kramer was hurt.
The accident remains under investigation. The Iowa State Patrol was assisted by the Butler County Sheriff, Clarksville Police, Clarksville EMS and Fire, and Waverly Ambulance.