Man Killed in Traffic Accident in Keokuk County

An 82 year old was killed in a motor vehicle accident in Keokuk County on Saturday, November 25th.

A vehicle was traveling northbound at the 31500 Block 323rd Avenue, and crossed the center line, striking a second vehicle head on. The first vehicle came to rest in the west ditch, while the other vehicle ended up on the east shoulder.

Marsha Patterson, 79 of West Chester, and Kathy Wagamon, 47 of Brighton, were injured as a result of this accident. Both women were wearing their seat belts. Marsha was transported to the University of Iowa Hospital by air-care, while Kathy was transported by Keokuk County Ambulance.

There were two additional injuries due to the accident, but seat belts were used, and these two individuals were transported to the University of Iowa Hospital, one by air-care and one by ambulance.

Multiple ambulance services provided attention at the scene.

Frank Patterson of West Chester was transported to Keokuk County Hospital but succumbed to his injuries.