The Ottumwa Courier

October 28, 2013

Iowa motorcyclist dies after running into plow


Ottumwa Courier

---- — BRITT, Iowa (AP) — A 41-year-old Britt man has died after his motorcycle hit a plow in northern Iowa.

The Iowa State Patrol says the accident happened around 6 p.m. Sunday about a mile west of Britt.

The patrol says Tony Wright was driving east and was trying to pass a tractor when the motorcycle struck the plow being pulled by the tractor. The patrol says Wright lost control of the motorcycle and crashed.

The patrol says Wright was pronounced dead at Hancock County Memorial Hospital.