On July 7, 2022 at approximately 6:10AM the Plymouth County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a single vehicle crash on K64 north of C30 approximately 5 miles east of Le Mars.
The single vehicle was traveling north on K-64 at which time the driver and sole occupant of the vehicle lost control of the vehicle and entered the east ditch, causing the vehicle to roll several times before coming to rest on fence line.
The driver whose name is not being released at this time pending notification of family was fatally injured. This crash remains under investigation.
Assisting at the scene were, Le Mars fire rescue, Oyens Fire, Iowa State Patrol, Plymouth County secondary roads, Iowa DOT road maintenance and Stockton Towing. K64 was closed for about 5 hours, reopening at 1145.
Fatality Victim: Matthew P. Howell, age 46, LeMars, IA