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Fatal Crash in Clark County

Troop B investigated 15 injury crashes and 1 fatal crash for the week of June 20 thru June 26. With 22 people being injured as a result of those crashes and 1 fatally injured. 4 occupants of those vehicles were unrestrained.

The fatal accident happened on Saturday at 12:20PM in Clark County. According to the crash report, 31-year-old Ashley Strum, of Keokuk, Iowa, was driving a Ford Fusion on US 136, two miles west of Wayland, when she went off the right side of the roadway, struck an embankment, and overturned. Strum was pronounced deceased at the scene. The crash report states that Strum was not wearing a seat belt.