2 injured in crash near Orange City

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ORANGE CITY, Iowa (KCAU) – Two people were injured in a two-vehicle collision near Orange City Wednesday. 

The crash happened at the intersection of Highway 60 and Jackson Avenue, about four miles south of Orange City, Wednesday around 4:25 p.m., according to the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office. 

They said that Mindi Wikstrom, 21, of Sioux City, was driving a car east on Highway 60 when they crossed the median and started driving north. That is when Larry Vanburen, 63, of Fremont, Nebraska, who was driving a semi and tank-trailer west collided with the car. 

Wikstrom and Vanburen were taken to the Orange City Hospital. Wikstrom was later flown to MercyOne Siouxland for her injuries. 

The semi had about $12,000 in damage and the car had estimated damage costing $9,000. 

The collision is still under investigation.

The Iowa State Patrol, Orange City Police Department, Iowa Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Enforcement, Orange City Ambulance, Orange City Fire Department and Orange City Rescue assisted the sheriff’s office. 

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