1 killed, 2 injured in Dallas County crash


January 26th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

One person was killed and two others injured during a collision Saturday night in Dallas County. The Iowa State Patrol says the driver of a 2002 Chrysler Sebring from Des Moines died in the crash at around 9:35-p.m. south of Waukee, near 3400 Ute Avenue. The individual was not wearing a seatb belt. Two people in the other vehicle who were wearing their seat belts, both of whom are from Minburn, were hurt and transported by ambulance to Mercy Hospital in Des Moines.

The accident happened as the Sebring was traveling north on Ute Avenue and crossed the centerline of the road before collided with a southbound 1997 Chevy pickup. The names of the victims have not yet been released. The accident remains under investigation.