Fayette Co, IA – Multiple Fatalities in Head-On Crash at IA-150 & Nature RdDes Moines Accident News
Fayette Co, IA (May 30, 2021) – On Friday, May 28, a deadly head-on collision in Fayette County left three people dead.
Reports from the Iowa State Patrol indicated that four people were traveling in a vehicle traveling on IA-150. At around 2:30 p.m. that afternoon, the vehicle was hit head-on by an oncoming semi-truck near the intersection with Nature Road. Three people were killed in the collision.
The deceased victims were identified as a 65-year-old and 18-year-old from North Liberty and a 9-year-old from Amana. Another victim, a 15-year-old from Amana, was hospitalized following the impact. The identities of the involved parties have been withheld.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the deadly crash is underway.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families of the deceased victims at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Deadly Trucking Accidents in Iowa
When a large truck collides with a passenger vehicle, it can leave occupants suffering from life-threatening and even fatal injuries. Thousands are killed annually in crashes involving semi-trucks in the United States. In 2019, there were 4,119 confirmed trucking fatalities and nearly 67% of those deaths involved the occupants of passenger cars.
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