Breakthrough Web Design - 515-897-1144 - Web sites for businesses
News & Entertainment for Mason City, Clear Lake & the Entire North Iowa Region

Founded October 1, 2010


Elderly Iowa Falls man killed in car wreck on private property


This news story was published on September 16, 2020.
Advertise on NIT Subscribe to NIT

RURAL IOWA FALLS – An elderly Iowa Falls man was killed Tuesday evening when his pickup truck slammed into a tree and flipped over.

The Iowa State Patrol says the accident took place Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at about 5:57 PM at 23386 130th Street in rural Iowa Falls. Vernon Caruth, age 81 of Iowa Falls, was driving on private property when his 2001 Dodge Dakota pickup truck struck a tree, flipped over and came to rest. Caruth, the Patrol says, may have suffered a medical condition and succumbed to injuries at hospital.

The Iowa State Patrol was assisted by the Hardin County Sheriff’s Office and Iowa Falls Fire/EMS.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

 characters available