A GoFundMe account has been established for a Butler County man who died in an auto crash last Thursday near Allison.
The Iowa State Patrol says 69-year-old Gene Chinander of Allison was killed when he failed to stop at the intersection of Highways 14 and 3, the truck left the roadway and struck a parked semi trailer in a parking lot. Chinander was pronounced dead at the scene.
Chinander is the father of Nebraska Football Defensive Coordinator Eric Chinander.
A GoFundMe account has been established for the Gene Chinander Memorial Fund, with money raised going to a scholarship fund in his honor. Donations may also be made in person to the Gene Chinander Memorial Fund at Lincoln Savings Bank in Allison or Greene.
*The GoFundMe can be found here: https://www.gofundme.com/f/gene-chinander-memorial-fund