On Friday, November 4, 2022, at 11:12pm, public safety personnel responded to the 1800 block of South 6th Street for a single vehicle crash. Upon arrival, first responders found a vehicle that had collided with a utility pole. The vehicle was severely damaged and on fire. There were four occupants in the vehicle. All four occupants died at the scene of this crash. The names of the deceased are not being released at this time pending family notifications and formal identification by the medical examiner’s office.
The circumstances that led up to this tragic event remain under investigation. The Iowa State Patrol has been contacted to assist with the crash investigation. Marshalltown Police Department personnel are investigating all circumstances and events that might have contributed to this motor vehicle crash. Anyone with information about this incident are asked to contact the police department at 641.754.5725. Tips may also be submitted anonymously by calling Marshall County Crime Stoppers at 641.753.1234 or via text by texting the word “marshall” followed by the tip to CRIMES (274637). Tips may also be submitted online at www.marshallcountycs.com.
The police department was assisted at this crash scene by the Iowa State Patrol, Marshalltown Fire Department, Unity Point Ambulance, Marshall County 911 Communications Center, and the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office.
For more information, please contact Police Chief Michael Tupper by calling 641.754.5771 or via email at email@example.com.