Authorities Identify Man Hit and Killed by Vehicle at East Mixmaster
POLK COUNTY, Iowa – A man was hit and killed by a vehicle at the east mixmaster, shortly after noon Monday. Sgt. Nate Ludwig with the Iowa State Patrol says the accident happened on the inside shoulder of the eastbound lanes of I-235, where it crosses over I-80. According to the report, the victim, 52-year-old Wayne Scott Major of Ankeny, was trying to pick up something off the road. The Iowa State Patrol says an item fell out of the back of a pickup truck that two people were using to move some items.