Update: Traditional graveside services will be held Sunday, December 8, 2013, for Dalton Eugene YoungBear "Ki Ski Ka Da", 21, of Tama, who died as the result o f a one-vehicle accident near Montour early Friday morning. (See obituaries on Main Page - tamatoledonews.com for full service information.)
Earlier: One person was killed in a one-vehicle accident on the east side of Montour at 2:22 a.m. this morning (Dec. 6) according to the Iowa State Patrol. The name of the victim is being withheld pending notification of next of kin. A second victim identified by the Iowa State Patrol as the driver, Vernon Lasley, age 21, of Tama, was taken to Marshalltown Medical and Surgical Center by Tama Ambulance. According to the patrol, the eastbound vehicle failed to negotiate a curve, went off the roadway and struck a tree. Montour and Tama fire departments, Montour First Responders and the Tama Ambulance Service were called to the scene. The accident remains under investigation by Trooper Adam Wiltfang.