Green Isle man killed in car-dump truck collision


A Green Isle man, Brian A. Zeiher, was killed Wednesday afternoon, Sept. 15, in a car-dump truck head on collision on Highway 25, east of Green Isle.

According to the State Patrol, Zeiher, 48, was driving a car westbound on Highway 25 when the car crossed the centerline and collided with an eastbound dump truck, driven by Homer C. Martin, 72, of Plato.

Zeiher was wearing a seatbelt and the airbag of his car was deployed. Zeiher died at the scene. Martin, who was wearing a seatbelt, suffered no apparent injury.

The State Patrol was assisted by the Arlington Ambulance, Green Isle Fire and Rescue, Belle Plaine Fire and Rescue, Belle Plaine Police Department, and the Sibley County Sheriff’s Office.

Zeiher’s obituary is published in the obituaries.