Advertisement

Fatal Wrong Way Driver Crash

2 Killed in Head on Crash Photo: MGN Online. 2 Killed in Head on Crash

October 16, 2017 07:46 AM

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Authorities say two people have died in a West Des Moines collision caused by a wrong-way driver.
    
The collision occurred just before 2 a.m. Sunday on Interstate 35. Authorities say a car headed south in one of the northbound lanes collided with an oncoming vehicle.
    
Both drivers were killed. Police identified the driver of the southbound car as 49-year-old Monte Johnson, of Hartford. The driver of the northbound car was identified as 32-year-old Nripin Chinni, who lived in West Des Moines. His passenger, 27-year-old Durga Papina, was taken to a hospital.

(Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)
 

Advertisement

KAAL-TV

(Copyright 2017 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Advertisement
Relay Media Amp
Advertisement

Most Read Stories

Byron American Legion Holds Post Everlasting Ceremony

Byron American Legion Holds Post Everlasting Ceremony


The Latest: Woman Remembers Cold Water, Fearing for Her Kids

The Latest: Authorities say 1 Killed in LA Market Standoff

Running the Beer Mile for a Good Cause

Two Men Arrested During a Traffic Stop that Involved a "Strong Smell of Marijuana"

Wetterling Attorney: No Appeal, Case Made Public

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement