Iowa Man Dies, Child Hurt In ATV Crash

Photo for the Johnson County Health series. Johnson County Ambulance on a medical call in Iowa City on Friday, Sept. 22, 2000.

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By Richard Pratt

LENOX, Iowa (AP) — A 41-year-old Iowa man has died and a 9-year-old child has been injured in an all-terrain vehicle crash in southwest Iowa.

The Iowa State Patrol says Carey Ishikawa of Lenox, Iowa, and the child were found Wednesday afternoon in a ditch near Lenox by a volunteer firefighter under an overturned ATV. The patrol says Ishikawa was declared dead at the scene. The child was flown by a medical helicopter to a Des Moines hospital.

The crash remains under investigation.

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