Storm blamed for fatal car crash


A 57 year old Canton, Missouri man was killed following a three vehicle crash Monday afternoon on highway 218 and 185th Street in Henry County.

The Iowa State Patrol says 57 year old Davis Harris of Canton, Missouri was southbound on highway 218 when he lost control on the snow covered highway and crossed the median and into the northbound lanes and collided with two other vehicles. All three vehicles came to rest in the northbound lanes of traffic.

Killed in the crash was Harris. Injured was 36 year old Karal Scheker of Olds, Iowa who was taken to the Henry County Hospital in Mt. Pleasant.