Fatal accident in Ringgold County


January 9th, 2012 by Ric Hanson

A southern Iowa man was killed Saturday during a crash in southwest Iowa’s Ringgold County. The Iowa State Patrol says 55-year old Larry Jackson, of Lamoni, died when pickup he was driving went out of control, entered a ditch and rolled over before coming to rest on the driver’s side. The accident happened southwest of Mount Ayr at around 3-a.m. Saturday, as Jackson was traveling north on Ringgold County Road J-45, just south of 240th Street. Officials say Jackson, who was not wearing a seatbelt, died at the scene.