County Fatality

By: News Release
Jun 24th, 2018

On Saturday, June 23rd, 2018, at approximately 4:23 p.m., the Clayton County Communications Center received several 911 calls reference a multiple vehicle accident on Highway 13 near the intersection of 215thStreet. Responding officers located two motorcycles and a compact sport utility vehicle which had been involved in the accident. As a result of the accident, one subject was pronounced deceased on scene, and two others were critically injured. One other individual had minor injuries. All names are being withheld pending notification of family members. The Clayton County Sheriff’s Office was assisted on scene by the Iowa State Patrol, Elkader Police Department, Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Central Ambulance Service, Monona Ambulance, Elkader Fire Department, Farmersburg Fire Department, Garnavillo First Responders, and Edgewood Towing and Recovery. The accident remains under investigation.