Police: Victim in Fatal Pedestrian Accident Identified
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- West Des Moines police have released the name of a man hit and killed by a vehicle earlier this week. Police say 69-year-old Richard Carstensen, of West Des Moines, died Monday after he was hit while trying to cross the street in the 7000 block of Ashworth Road. Carstensen was struck by a vehicle traveling westbound.