Motorcycle Accident

By: News Release
Jul 17th, 2017

On 7/15/2017 at 1:06 P.M. the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office took a report of a three vehicle accident on Hwy 3 and J Ave by Stanley. Once deputies arrived they discovered that during a motorcycle rally traveling through the county three motorcycles struck each other and crashed to the ground. Mercy Oelwein Ambulance transported the victims to Oelwein Hospital and one driver was air lifted to UI Hospitals in Iowa City and is listed in serious condition.


Driver of serious injury was Mitchel Lee Tyler, age 67 of Waterloo. He remains in serious condition at the UI Hospitals.


The other driver of a motorcycle was Jerry Lee McNamee, age 63 of Waterloo and he sustained minor injuries and was released.


The third driver of a motorcycle was Brian Wade Sampson, 56 of Waterloo and he had no injuries.


This accident is still under investigation.