On June 14, a van was being driven southbound along Highway 61. The driver went off the road, overcorrected, struck the median, and rolled over. Four passengers were not wearing their seat belts and were ejected in the crash. The driver stayed in the van.
The mother and 10-year-old daughter were airlifted to the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. The 15-year-old driver and her 13-year-old brother were taken to Mercy Hospital in Dubuque. The father was pronounced dead at the scene. There is no word on the survivors’ conditions or injuries.
If you or someone you know has been injured, contact the Des Moines personal injury attorneys of LaMarca Law Group, P.C., PC at (515) 705-0233.