User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


82° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

KELOLAND.com | Sioux Falls News & Weather, South Dakota News & Weather, Minnesota and Iowa News

[0] My Saved Articles
Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Authorities Name Iowa Crash Victim

November 7, 2011, 4:46 PM by Ben Dunsmoor
Updated: November 7, 2011, 5:06 PM

Authorities Name Iowa Crash Victim
LYON COUNTY, IA - Authorities in Iowa say a 45-year-old woman died in a fiery crash near Larchwood over the weekend.

Monday evening, Lyon County law enforcement said Julie Ann Meeks of Rock Rapids died in the crash.

Hay bales just east of the northwest Iowa town were still smoldering Monday morning, two days after the deadly crash.

Authorities say a vehicle was just west of town on Highway 9 when it went into the ditch and swerved back across the highway into a bean field on the south side of the road. The vehicle crashed into hay bales and started a large fire.

30 bales burned and the person in the vehicle died. Authorities performed an autopsy on Monday in Sioux Falls to confirm Meeks' identity.

The Lyon County Sheriff's Office believes a medical condition led to the crash.

Previous Story

Next Story


RELATED STORIES


 
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

You may also like

Charges Filed After Baby Hurt At Day Care

8/19/2014 11:13 AM

A Sioux Falls day care provider faces charges after a child in her care was hospitalized.

Full Story
SUV Driver Ticketed Following Deadly Crash

8/18/2014 11:35 AM

Sioux Falls Police have ticketed a 26-year-old driver for her involvement in a deadly bicycle crash last month.

Full Story
Illinois Man Found Dead In The Black Hills

8/17/2014 11:30 AM

Authorities say a 23-year-old Illinois man who was reported missing in early August was found dead in the Black Hills National Forest.

Full Story
Father In NW Iowa Murder Case Died Of Natural Causes

8/20/2014 9:44 AM

Autopsy results are back on a northwest Iowa man who was found dead along with his wife in July.

Full Story
Sioux Falls Police Searching For Assault Suspect

8/20/2014 11:49 AM

Authorities are looking for a 19-year-old man who assaulted and kidnapped his 17-year-old girlfriend.

Full Story


Events