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While having medical emergency, man drove off I-235 crashing vehicle

Police: While having medical emergency, man drove off I-235 crashing vehicle



THE HEAT BREAKS AND WHAT THE STATE FAIR LOOKS LIKE IN YOUR STORM TEAM FORECAST. LAA: BREAKING FROM DES MOINES, A R CRASHED ON THE STREET BELOW AT 35TH STREET. THAT IS WEST OF DOWNTOWN. KCCI’S CHRIS’S LIVE THERE WITH THE LATEST IN THE INVESTIGATION. >> WE KNOW A MAN IS IN CRITICAL CONDITION FOLLOWING THIS CRA.SH THEY WEER JUST TOWING HIS CAR AWAY RIGHT NOW THAT FLEW OFF THE INTERSTATE, JUST OFF TO 35. GIVING A LOOK, YOU CAN SEE WHERE THIS CAR CAME OFF THE INTERSTATE HEADING EAST BOUND ON 235. YOU CAN SEE THE DEBRIS AND DAMA.GE THAT CAR HIT THIS OTHER CAR, ANOTHER WOMAN WAS INSIDE THAT CAR. NOW POLICE SAY THEY BELIEVE TTHA MAN WAS HAVING A MEDICAL EREMGENCY. TAKE A LOOK AT SOME VIDEO THAT WE SHOT EARLIER. ALL OF THIS HAPPENING JUST BEFORE 8:30 TONIGHT. AGAIN, POLICE DO BELIEVE IT WAS A MEDICAL ISSUE TTHA HURT THAT MAN AS HE WAS DRIVING WITHIH S WIFE. HE WAS COMING ONTO ROLLINS HERE ON THE WEST SIDE OF DES MOINES. THE DES MOINES FIRE DEPARTMENT SAYS THAT THAT MAN’S PLIGHT IS OK, SO WAS THE WOMANN I THE FORD ESCAPE. WE TALKED TO A WOMANHO W LIVES ACROSS FROM THIS. SHE HEARD A LOUD BANG. SOON AFTER SHE CAME OUT TO SEE WHAT WAS,HE S CALLED 911 AND SHE SAW NEIGHBORS IMMEDIATELY RUSHING INTO HELP, PERFORM CPR ON THE MAN, TAKE A LISTEN. >> SEVERAL NEIGHBORS. THERE WAS LOA T OF PEOPLE THAT CAME ALONG. IN IT WAS A TERRIBLE SITUATION. >> BACK LIVE OUT HERE ON THE SCENE AS TYHE ARE TAKING THE NISSAN AWAY THAT WAS INVOLVED IN THE CRASH, WE HAVE NOT GOTTEN ANY ADDITIONAL UPDESAT ON THE MAN’S CONDITION, WE DO KNOW AT LAST CHECK THAT HE WASN I CRITICAL CONDITION TONIGHT. FIRE DEPARTMENT OFFICIALS WERE ABLE TO SAY WHICH HOSPITAL HE WAS TAKEN TO, BUT HE WAS TAKEN AS A TRAUMA PATIENT. WE WILLRING B YOU ANY UPDATES AS SOON AWES LEARN THEM ON THE MOLEBI APP, AS WELL AS ON KCCI 8 NEWS.

Police: While having medical emergency, man drove off I-235 crashing vehicle

The Des Moines Police Department is investigating a vehicle crash near I-235.The crash happened Sunday evening at 35th Street and Rollins Avenue. DMPD told KCCI that the man driving was possibly having a medical event when he flew off the interstate and crashed at the intersection.First responders performed CPR on the man and took him to a local hospital, according to the Des Moines Fire Department. The man’s spouse was in the car, but authorities said she was not hurt. Another vehicle was struck during the incident, but that driver was also not hurt. Authorities are continuing to investigate the cause of the crash. Check back to KCCI for updates as this story develops.

The Des Moines Police Department is investigating a vehicle crash near I-235.

The crash happened Sunday evening at 35th Street and Rollins Avenue. DMPD told KCCI that the man driving was possibly having a medical event when he flew off the interstate and crashed at the intersection.

First responders performed CPR on the man and took him to a local hospital, according to the Des Moines Fire Department.

The man’s spouse was in the car, but authorities said she was not hurt. Another vehicle was struck during the incident, but that driver was also not hurt.

Authorities are continuing to investigate the cause of the crash. Check back to KCCI for updates as this story develops.