Deleware Fatality

By: KCTN News
Aug 8th, 2018

The Iowa State Patrol reports that a Manchester man was killed in a two-vehicle accident near Ryan.  51-year old James Koopman was killed in the accident that occured at the intersection of 190th Avenue and 255th Street.  Koopman was westbound on 255th when he reportedly ran a stop sign at the intersection.  His vehicle was struck by a northbound pickup truck operated by 51-year old Ross Kuhlman of Earlville.  Koopman was not wearing a seat belt.  He was pronounced dead at the scene.  The accident occured at around 11:15 on Tuesday morning.