Forklift accident leaves one dead
Updated with identity of victim
The Van Buren County Sheriff's Office has officially identified the victim of a fatal accident. The victim in a forklift accident Monday in Cantril has been identified as Jerome B. Horst, 28, from rural Arbela, Mo.
According to the Van Buren County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to a 911 call around 5 p.m. Monday requesting an ambulance for a forklift accident at Cantril Feed and Grain.
Horst was air lifted to the University of Iowa Hospital, where he died of his injuries.
Funeral services for Jerome Horst are scheduled for Friday.