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Car, Semi Collision Seriously Injures Two

Sat 1-23-2016 IA"], ["Hwy 9 & Pierce Ave. Osceola County

(Sibley)-- A collision Friday evening involving a car and a semi at the intersection of Highway 9 and Osceola County Road L40 near Sibley sent two people to the hospital.

The Osceola County Sheriff's Office says 17-year-old Elizabeth Stallcup of Spencer was driving a 1998 Buick Park Avenue northbound on County Road L40, or Pierce Avenue, north of Sibley. Deputies say 24-year-old Jacob Stamp of Linn, Missouri was driving a 2002 International semi westbound on Highway 9. Authorities say Stallcup failed to stop at the intersection, resulting in the semi colliding with the passenger side of the Buick.

Both Stallcup and a passenger, Jacob Versteeg, were taken to the Osceola Community Hospital in Sibley with serious injuries.

Both the semi and car were totaled.

The Osceola County Sheriff's Office was assisted by the Sibley ambulance, Sibley Fire Department and the Iowa State Patrol.

The collision took place shortly after 6:30 p.m.