The Marshalltown Police Department has reported a single vehicle accident occurred Thursday night on Highway 30, killing one man and sending another to a Des Moines Hospital.
Tyrus Raymond Wanatee, 29, of Tama, was pronounced dead at the scene just east of the 18th Street entrance ramp. Keenan Lee Bear, 23, of Tama, was life flighted to Iowa Methodist Hospital in Des Moines. Their car was traveling east on Highway 30 at approximately 10:24 p.m. and apparently the driver lost control and it left the roadway and ejected both of them. The accident remains under investigation by the MPD.