Iowa Woman Killed in Highway Crash

(Pella, IA) – One person is dead….another is injured following an accident along HWY 163 in Mahaska County. It happened yesterday afternoon along Eastbound HWY 163 at Bayard Avenue. According to reports, 21-year-old Cody Kline plowed into the back end of another vehicle driven by 56-year-old William Stone. Police say, Stone’s vehicle had just pulled onto the HWY. 23-year-old Amanda Simms was killed in the crash…she was not wearing a seatbelt at the time. Kline was taken to a local hospital and is expected to survive. The accident remains under investigation.