One killed, two injured in high-speed accident
One person was killed and two are in critical condition after a high-speed car accident in Des Moines.
According to police, the accident occurred as an 18-year-old man sped off from a gas station when he did not pay for $52 worth of gas. He reached speeds of up to 100 mph when he lost control and collided with another car.
The 38-year-old driver of the second car and a passenger in the first car remain in critical condition at this time. A 16-year-old passenger in the first car was not wearing a seat belt and was killed in the crash.
Our thoughts are with the friends and family of the victim at this time.