One Dead in Crash on Interstate 80 Near Newton

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JASPER COUNTY, Iowa -- One man is dead in a fatal crash on Interstate 80 near Newton.

The Iowa State Patrol says 36-year-old Mose Airti, a truck driver from Clinton, Utah, veered off the road and hit a pillar. It happened in the westbound lanes near mile marker 161 around 4:20 p.m. Saturday afternoon.

The Iowa State Patrol is investigating what caused him to lose control of the truck.

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