On Sunday, February 12, 2023 at approximately 2:25 PM, a two-vehicle crash was reported at or near the intersection of Hwy. 38 and 155th Street (F-70) in Muscatine County.
Upon law enforcement arrival, a white 2019 Toyota Highlander and black Dodge Ram were located in a field northeast of the aforementioned intersection. The white Toyota was occupied by seven (7) passengers while the black Dodge was occupied by two (2).
At the time of this release, three (3) fatalities have been confirmed. All other victims were transported to either Trinity Hospital/Muscatine or University of Iowa Hospital via ground ambulance or helicopter. The investigation at the scene is still on-going and more information may be released when it becomes available.
The Muscatine County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Iowa State Patrol, Wilton Fire Department, Wilton EMS, Muscatine Fire/Ambulance, Durant Ambulance, West Liberty Ambulance, U of I AirCare, and Medforce Air Medical.