One Injured in Fayette County Accident

One person was injured in an accident in Fayette County on Friday morning.

It happened two miles north of Oelwein on Highway 3. The Sheriff’s Office says 50-year old Brett Stahr of Hawkeye was driving eastbound when he lost control. His car went airborne into the ditch and landed in a culvert.

The Oelwein Fire Department assisted at the scene with the jaws of life. Stahr was injured and transported to Mercy One in Oelwein.

The accident remains under investigation.


photo courtesy of Fayette County Sheriff’s Office