DEADLY ACCIDENT: More Information Released

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The Iowa State Patrol is releasing new information on a fatal Polk County crash.

It happened Sunday morning just after 4:00 on I-80 near the east mixmaster.

Authorities say a car driver by 26-year-old Jorge Santoyo Alamilla of Des Moines rear ended a semi-truck. It was first reported that the semi hit the back of Alamilla’s car.

Alamilla was air lifted to the hospital where he later died.

The crash is still under investigation.