News: Deputies investigate deadly crash in Fayette County

November 1, 2023
News: Deputies investigate deadly crash in Fayette County

FAYETTE COUNTY, IA - The Fayette County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal crash that happened near 45th St and R Ave on Friday, according to KCRG.

At around 1 a.m., a 21-year-old man was driving a white 2008 Ford F-250 pickup truck north on R Ave when he lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a ditch before rolling multiple times.

The driver and his passenger, a 23-year-old man, were thrown from the truck during the wreck.

Rescue crews transported both men to an area hospital with life-threatening injuries. The driver died at the hospital. Crews took the passenger to another hospital for further treatment.

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