The Henry County Sheriff’s Department has released further information on the Monday afternoon accident that took the life of 21 year old Jacob Grabbe of Galva.
Sheriff’s Deputies responded at 1:07 Monday afternoon to the accident scene on Route 34 west of Galva near the intersection of county road 1850e.
Reports indicate that the 2003 Chevrolet Monte Carlo that Mr. Grabbe was driving was eastbound when it drifted over the centerline and collided with a westbound 2012 semi tractor and trailer driven by 47 year old Gale Blair of Cottageville SC.
Mr. Grabbe was pronounced dead at the scene by the Henry County Coroner. Blair was taken to Kewanee Hospital by Stark County Ambulance.
The accident remains under investigation by the Henry County Sheriff’s Office.