Victim Identified in Fatal Friday Crash in Polk County

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

POLK COUNTY, Iowa  —  An 82-year-old man was killed in a crash on Friday in northeast Polk County that injured three others

It happened around 8:00 pm on Friday evening at the intersection of NE 88th Street and NE Hubbell Avenue.  The Polk County Sheriff’s Office says 25-year-old
Ivan Huerta was northbound on Hubbell when 82-year-old Gerald Wilson attempted to cross on NE 88th Street.  The two collided in the intersection.

Wilson was taken from the scene by ambulance but died from his injuries at a Des Moines hospital.  Huerta and two passengers in Wilson’s car, 81-year-old Carol Wilson and 93-year-old Gean Priagel, were also injured.  There is no update on their conditions.

Latest News

More News