Deputies Investigating Fatal Black Hawk County Accident
Black Hawk County authorities are investigating a deadly two-vehicle accident that occurred south of Waterloo Saturday night (October 25, 2014).
The crash happened on U.S. Highway 218 (La Porte Road) in Washburn around 8:30 p.m..
Sheriff's officials say both drivers had to be extricated from their vehicles after they collided head-on near the entrance to the Moose Lodge.
According to sheriff's officials, Joshua William Dunt, 29, of Raymond, and Warren Lee Van Wie, 20, of Cedar Falls, both suffered critical injuries and were transported to Covenant Medical Medical Center in Waterloo. They say Van Wie was pronounced dead at the hospital.
Van Wie's passenger, Leah McGrane, 18, also of Cedar Falls, was transported to Covenant with non-life threatening injuries.
Black Hawk County sheriff's deputies were assisted by La Porte City Fire and Ambulance, La Porte City Police, Gilbertville Fire and Ambulance and the Iowa State Patrol.