Driver killed after pickup truck rolled, crashed into building on Keo Way

Des Moines Police Department patrol officers and Fire Department responded to a single-vehicle crash in the 1700 block of Keo Way, according to a news release.

First responders arrived around 9:40 p.m. Saturday to find a pickup truck that left the roadway. It rolled multiple times the release said and then crashed into a building. The

driver, a 26-year-old male, had been ejected from the truck. No other passengers were in the vehicle. The driver was taken to a local hospital where he later died.

The truck, according to Des Moines Police spokesperson Sgt. Paul Parizek, was traveling north on Keo Way when it left the roadway after passing under the University Avenue

bridge. It then crossed all the lanes, leaving the roadway over the south curb and rolled before crashing into the building. In the lead-up to the 2020 election, all eyes

are on Iowa. Get updates of all things Iowa politics delivered to your inbox. Des Moines Police Traffic Unit is investigating this crash, which caused the

second traffic-related fatality of 2023. Noelle Alviz-Gransee is a breaking news reporter at the Des Moines Register. Follow her on Twitter at @NoelleHannika

or email her at NAlvizGransee@registermedia.com. This article originally appeared on Des Moines Register: Driver killed after pickup truck rolled, crashed into

building on Keo Way