County Fatality

By: KCTN News
Sep 6th, 2020

The Iowa State Patrol reports that a Postville man was killed in an UTV-Car accident in Clayton County.  72-year old Byron Meyer of Postville was killed in the accident.  The accident occured at 9:41 am Saturday morning on the Gunder Road at the intersection of 120-th Street.  Meyer was operating a 2016 Polaris Ranger ATV, a 2004 Toyota Avalon operated by 23-year old Jasmyne Jones of Cedar Rapids.  Meyer attempted to turn west onto 120th street and collided with the Jones vehicle, who was in the process of overtaking the UTV.  Meyer was ejected and pronounced dead at the scene.  A passenger, 68-year old Eileen Meyer of Postville, was taken to the Decorah Hospital for treatment.