According to a dispatcher with the Jasper County Sheriff’s office, one person has been transported by helicopter to the hospital after suffering injuries in a car accident at approximately 7:40 p.m. this evening.
The one-vehicle crash left the driver of the car trapped beneath the car. The person’s name has not been released, pending family notification and he was transported to Iowa Methodist Medical Center.
Paramedics and Sheriff Deputy’s were both on the scene of the accident. According to the dispatchers, there was only one person injured in the accident.
Deputies are investigating the cause of the accident and no further details are currently available.