BRITT - A Britt man was killed early Monday morning in a collision with a semi trailer on U.S. Highway 18 west of Garner.
The accident occurred at 5:58 a.m. two miles west of Garner, the Iowa State Patrol reported.
Barry Priebe, 56, of Britt, the driver of a Ford Explorer, was killed when the trailer of a semi became detached from the semi tractor and slid across the center line, striking the SUV head-on.
The semi tractor trailer was driven by Travis Christians, 38, of Garner.
The Hancock County Sheriff's Department assisted at the scene.