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Northern Iowa Man Killed in ATV Crash

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    April 14, 2014 | 8:48 am
    WEST BEND, Iowa (AP) One man has died and another has been seriously injured after an all-terrain vehicle hit a tree in northern Iowa's West Bend.

    The Palo Alto County Sheriff's Department tells the Fort Dodge Messenger that the crash happened Wednesday night. Killed in the crash was 51-year-old Glenn Gearhart, of West Bend.

    The injured person, identified only as a 28-year-old, was initially treated at Palo Alto County Hospital in Emmetsburg, then flown to an unidentified hospital.

    Sheriff deputies report that the accident occurred on private property.