Fatal crash in Marshalltown

One person has died following an early morning accident.

According to the Marshalltown Police Department, at about 4 a.m. Saturday, officers responded to the 300 block of North 4th Street on the report of a motor vehicle crash. When officers arrived they discovered a single-vehicle crash with the sole occupant ejected from their vehicle. Initial investigation indicates the victim was northbound on North 4th Street when they struck a tree.

The crash victim was transported to the emergency room of Central Iowa Healthcare and then flown to a Des Moines hospital by helicopter. The victim died after arriving in Des Moines.

MPD Capt. Brian Batterson noted that the investigation into this incident is continuing and that the victim’s name was not being released until all family members have been notified.

Fatal crash in Marshalltown

One person has died following an early morning accident.

According to the Marshalltown Police Department, at about 4 a.m. Saturday, officers responded to the 300 block of North 4th Street on the report of a motor vehicle crash. When officers arrived they discovered a single-vehicle crash with the sole occupant ejected from their vehicle. Initial investigation indicates the victim was northbound on North 4th Street when they struck a tree.

The crash victim was transported to the emergency room of Central Iowa Healthcare and then flown to a Des Moines hospital by helicopter. The victim died after arriving in Des Moines.

MPD Capt. Brian Batterson noted that the investigation into this incident is continuing and that the victim’s name was not being released until all family members have been notified.