Authorities have now released the name of the person killed in a one-vehicle accident in Clayton County.

It happened at about 7pm Saturday (Jan. 16) on Great River Road near Errthum Road, east of Millville. An investigation determined that a 2017 Chevrolet Silverado driven by 53 year old Michael Horn of Guttenberg, was westbound, when he failed to negotiate a curve. The pickup went off the road, entered a ditch, and collided head-on with a rocky bluff.

Horn was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Clayton County Sheriff is continuing to investigate the accident. They were assisted at the scene by the Guttenberg Police Department, Iowa State Patrol, and Holy Cross Fire and EMS.

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