Fatal Accident Mahaska County

There was a fatal accident in Mahaska County yesterday morning.

The Iowa State Patrol reports that at around 8AM, an SUV was traveling northbound on Highway 63, near exit 60, when it exited the road to the right, struck a bridge pillar and caught on fire. One person was killed. Iowa State Patrol was assisted by the Mahaska County Sheriff’s Department, the Oskaloosa Fire Department, and the Iowa Department of Transportation responded to the accident, which is still under investigation.