Parking Lot Death

By: Iowa AP
Oct 25th, 2019


     GRUNDY CENTER, Iowa (AP) - Police say a man has died after being hit by a car in a convenience store parking lot in Grundy Center.
    KWWL-TV reports 29-year-old Anthony Guyer, of Aplington, formerly of West Union was in a Casey's General Store parking lot on Wednesday when he was hit by a car driven by 77-year-old Jean Newton, of Grundy Center.
    Police say Newton was backing out of a parking spot and abruptly accelerated backward, hitting Guyer and pinning him between the vehicle and a work trailer.
    Guyer was taken to a Grundy Center hospital and then flown to an Iowa City hospital, where he died.
    Police say an investigation of the crash is continuing.



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