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Man struck by 3 vehicles on I-80 Saturday night in Des Moines


September 24th, 2023 by Ric Hanson

(Des Moines, Iowa) – A man who ran out into traffic on the eastbound Interstate 80 Saturday night, was struck by an SUV and thrown over the median barrier into the westbound lanes, before being hit by another SUV. The accident happened at around 8:42-p.m. near mile marker 135. After he was struck by the second SUV, the man landed in the center lane, where he was run over by a passenger vehicle.

The unidentified pedestrian died at the scene. The accident remains under investigation.