Weekend Tragedy Claims a childs life

Mourning Cross

A tragic vehicle accident over the weekend has claimed the life of a child. Sat morning 73 yr old Isabelle Spitz of Osage was driving a 2001 Buick Lasabre on Chase street, just west of 5th Street north and struck 5 yr old Kuper Malmin, who was in the roadway, according to a report from the Iowa State Patrol. The report went on to say that Malmin was transported to the Hospital in Osage by ambulance and died. Both Spitz and Malmin were listed as living in Osage. The Iowa State Patrol was assisted at the scene by the Osage Police Dept, Mitchell County Sheriffs Dept and the Osage Ambulance Service. The accident happened at 11:44 Sat morning and remains under investigation. Funeral services for Kuper Malmin will be held Wed in St Ansgar. Schroader and Sites Funeral Home of St Ansgar is handling arrangements.