Iowa man dies after vehicle crashes in ditch

ANKENY, Iowa (AP) — Authorities are investigating a one-vehicle accident that killed one Iowa man and injured another.

The Polk County Sheriff’s office says the accident was reported in Ankeny around 2:30 a.m. Sunday.

Emergency responders found one vehicle in a ditch below a bridge on Northeast 29th Street.

Thirty-year-old Chad Leto of Elkhart died at the scene of the crash. Paramedics took 34-year-old Randy Parker to an area hospital by helicopter.

Parker, who is also from Elkhart, was in stable condition on Sunday.

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