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Cherokee woman killed in crash near Marcus

Cherokee woman killed in crash near Marcus


MARCUS, Iowa -- A Cherokee, Iowa, woman was killed Thursday in a two-vehicle collision at an intersection near Marcus.

According to the Iowa State Patrol, Alexa Brewster, 26, had been southbound on Iowa Highway 143 south of Marcus and was stopped at a stop sign at the intersection with Iowa Highway 3 at about 3:45 p.m.

Brewster was turning east onto Iowa 3 when her Chevrolet Impala was struck by a westbound semi-trailer driven by David Ten Napel, 52, of Le Mars, Iowa. Ten Napel was not injured.


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Authorities estimated the man was driving approximately 90 mph when he lost control of his Saturn Ion, left the road, partially rolled and struck a tree. His cousin, a passenger in the vehicle, was seriously injured and died two days later.

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