(ST. CHARLES) A St Charles, Iowa woman has been charged with Vehicular Homicide following a fatal accident in Madison County Wednesday night.
The Iowa State Patrol says 56-year-old Donald Ellis, of Prole, Iowa, was killed in the three vehicle accident that occurred just after 10 p.m. on Bevington Park Road.
According to the report, 49-year-old Julie Kay Brommel, of St. Charles, was driving a 1998 Dodge Ram pickup northbound on Bevington Park Road and rear ended a northbound 2004 Ford F250 pickup, driven by Donald Ellis. Ellis exited his vehicle and proceeded back to Brommel’s vehicle. A 1999 Ford Ranger pickup, driven by 35-year-old Kathryn Jones, of St. Charles, was southbound on Bevington Park Road and struck both vehicles and Ellis.
Brommel was charged with Operating While Intoxicated. Jones was charged with Vehicular Homicide.