HARCOURT - Edward Frazier, of Gowrie, was killed in a car crash Saturday morning. According to a report from the Iowa State Patrol, around 7 a.m., Frazier, driving a 1999 Buick LeSabre, was eastbound on Iowa Highway 175 when the vehicle dropped off the roadway. Frazier overcorrected and lost control. His vehicle slid broadside into a 2004 Jeep Liberty driven by Shawn Morgan, of Harcourt. That vehicle was stopped at the entrance to Sparky's convenience store.
Both drivers were taken to Trinity Regional Medical Center. Frazier died at the hospital. Morgan was treated and released.
The accident is under investigation. The Iowa State Patrol was assisted by the Webster County Sheriff's Department, Gowrie and Harcourt Fire and Rescue and Trinity Regional Medical Center.