Two fatal accidents in Hardin County

   There were two fatal accidents in Hardin County over the weekend.

   A 17-year-old Madrid youth was killed in a car-semi accident near Alden Monday morning, November 30. Noah Moore was killed riding in a car driven by Jayden Moore also of Madrid. Jayden Moor and another passenger, Elijah Moore, both of Madrid were also injured and taken to area hospitals. Driver of the semi was Keith Hinders of Eldora who also sustained injuries. Authorities say the two vehicles collided at an intersection of Highway 20 and County Highway S27.  Investigation continues. The accident occurred shortly after noon.

   Also in the Alden area, on Friday, authorities report the death of Luke Bouthillier of Alden when he apparently lost control of his vehicle and rolled along Highway 20 at the 176-mile marker near Alden. The accident occurred about 4 p.m. on December 27.