FATAL ACCIDENT: Woman Cited In Deadly Crash


A Polk City woman is receiving a traffic citation in connection with a fatal accident last month.

Des Moines police say Katherine Bloch was driving her SUV on August 27th when she turned in front of a motorcyclist while traveling in Hickman Road.

The motorcyclist, 57-year-old Nicholas Otto, struck the side of the SUV and was killed.

Bloch was cited for failure to yield. She is not facing further charges in connection with the crash.