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Fairfield man dies in crash

A Fairfield resident died in a car accident Saturday in Wapello County.

Eighteen-year-old Jose Javier Santos Jimenez, a 2018 graduate of Fairfield High School, died in the crash. Details of the crash have not been released by the Wapello County Sheriff’s Office.

Visitation for family and friends will be 9-10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Mary Catholic Church in Fairfield. Funeral mass will start at 10 a.m., with Father James Betzen officiating.

Jimenez was the son of Anselmo Santos and Reyna Odilia Jimenez Garcia. His obituary can be found on page 4.