1 killed, 3 injured in rollover accident near Glenwood
Yesterday afternoon, 1 person was killed and 3 were injured in a rollover accident near Glenwood, Iowa.
According to the Iowa State Patrol, the accident occurred shortly before 12 p.m. when the 21-year old driver of a Jeep lost control of his vehicle, causing it to veer off of the gravel road it was traveling on and flip over. The Jeep landed in a ditch upside down.
The road the Jeep swerved off of is called “roller coaster hill” by residents of the area.
A 19-year old passenger in the Jeep was ejected in the accident and killed. Two other passengers were also ejected from the vehicle and were taken to Creighton University Medical Center along with the driver. At the hospital, the driver was listed as being in serious condition and the two passengers were listed as being in critical condition.
Our utmost sympathies go out to the victim’s family and friends.