KEOSAUQUA — Authorities are investigating a crash late Friday night that killed an Ottumwa man.
The crash happened at 11:30 p.m. at County Road J40 and V56 in Van Buren County, according to the Iowa State Patrol. The patrol’s report said a vehicle driven by Michael Dewayne Lawson, 55, of Ottumwa, ran a stop sign at the intersection before going into a ditch north of J40. Lawson was pronounced dead at the scene.
No other vehicles were involved in the crash.