(Stuart) Five people were killed Friday night in a single vehicle crash on Interstate 80 in Adair County near Stuart.
The Iowa State Patrol says the five killed in the crash, all from Grand Island, Nebraska, are identified as 29-year-old Alex J. Paz-Lobo, the driver of the vehicle, and his passengers, 41-year-old Javier Martinez-Martin, 25-year-old Denis Juvenal Soto-Martinez, 21-year-old Jose B. Hernandez. and 19-year-old Erick Rauda. All five were transported to the Johnson Funeral Home.
Authorities say Paz-Lobo was eastbound when his 2011 Chevy Camaro went out of control and crossed the median into the westbound lanes and rolled into a field on the north side of Interstate 80.
The Iowa State Patrol was assisted by the Adair County Ambulance, Stuart Fire and Rescue, Menlo Fire and Rescue, Adair County Sheriff’s Office, and the Iowa Department of Transportation.
January 11, 2014