Person killed in Highway 63 Crash Named

HUDSON, Iowa -- The person killed in a multiple-car crash on Highway 63 southwest of Waterloo on Monday morning has been named.

Police say 81-year-old Veryl Wickett of Indianola was the person who died when his SUV hit another car head on in the 11000 block of Highway 63, also known as Hudson Road. Witnesses told police Wickett was trying to pass two vehicles pulling livestock trailers when the crash happened.

The driver of the other car, 39-year-old Jason Styve of Cedar Falls was treated for minor injuries.