1 Killed in Early-Morning Crash in Des Moines
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Authorities have identified the victim of a fatal crash as 22-year-old Jose Cesar Carrillo, of Des Moines.
Police say the crash happened around 3 a.m. on Saturday in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 235 in Des Moines. Carrillo was found inside the SUV. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Authorities say they believe the SUV was traveling eastbound when it left the roadway's southern edge and ran up over a curb. The SUV began sliding sideways in the grass, where it collided with a street light before coming to rest on its top.
Authorities say they are still investigating.
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