QC man killed after sliding into path of semi on icy U.S. 61


A Rock Island man was killed in a crash caused by icy road conditions in Des Moines County on Tuesday.

Iowa State Patrol says Demarco Thornton, 30, was driving an SUV northbound on U.S. Highway 61 near 260th Street when he lost control on icy roads, sliding into the southbound lane and being struck head-on by a semi.

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