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Funeral Services for Grand View Student Killed in Car Crash to be Held This Week

DES MOINES, Iowa  --  A teenager involved in a deadly car crash will be laid to rest this week.

Tyler Wilcox, 19, was killed when a truck crashed into his car along East 29th Street in Des Moines last Thursday. Bystanders performed CPR on Wilcox, but he later died at a local hospital.

Visitation and funeral services will take place at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Des Moines. The visitation will be held on Tuesday from 4-7 p.m. and a funeral service is scheduled for Wednesday morning at 10:30.

Wilcox was a Dowling graduate and was studying computer science at Grand View University.