Iowa pedestrian accident claims one life
A 56-year-old Fredericksburg man has died after being struck by a motor vehicle while walking on a road.
The pedestrian accident happened in Fredericksburg, Iowa when a 17-year-old female driver, who was traveling east, lost control of her vehicle and switched direction, colliding with the pedestrian on the road.
The paramedics that arrived on the scene determined that the pedestrian had died from his injuries. Both the identities of the people involved were being withheld until all people concerned could be notified.
The investigation into the accident is still ongoing.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends of the victim during this difficult time.