High-speed chase turns fatal on Iowa roadway

According to Iowa State Patrol, it happened Saturday afternoon on Mills Street going into Wadena.

Posted: Jul 14, 2018 9:16 PM

FAYETTE COUNTY, Iowa – A high-speed chase turns deadly on an Iowa roadway.

According to Iowa State Patrol, it happened around 1:45 Saturday afternoon, on Mills Street going into Wadena.

A Fayette County deputy engaged in a pursuit with a 2008 Kia Spectra, driven by 28-year-old Jared Hill of Jefferson City, Miss.

Hill was northbound on Mills Street when he crossed into the oncoming lane. He hit a legal parked and unoccupied Dodge Ram head-on.

Authorities say Hill was not wearing his seat belt.

Fayette County Sheriff's Office, Wadena Fire Department, and Iowa State Patrol assisted on the scene.

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