Spencer man dies in crash near Peterson

A Spencer man has been killed in a single-vehicle crash near Peterson on Friday.

Norman Eastman, 79, died of injuries suffered in the crash. Eastman was pronounced dead at Spencer Hospital shortly after the crash. Authorities said Eastman was driving east on Iowa Highway 10 near Peterson at around 7:30 a.m. Friday when he lost control of his 2014 Dodge Ram pickup truck. The truck entered the south ditch and field before hitting a pole.

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