2 people die after vehicle slams into tree in Iowa

TAMA, Iowa (AP) — Authorities in central Iowa are investigating a crash that killed two 21-year-old men when their vehicle slammed into a tree.

The Marshalltown Times-Republican reports (http://bit.ly/1bqjnYz ) a second man died from injuries sustained in the crash early Friday.

Vernon Lasley of Tama and Dalton Youngbear of Toledo both died.

Authorities say Lasley was driving when the crash happened around 2:30 a.m. Friday in Montour, which is about 11 miles west of Tama.

Lasley lost control of the vehicle and smashed into a tree.

Youngbear died at the scene while Lasley died later at a hospital in Marshalltown.


Information from: Times-Republican, http://www.timesrepublican.com

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