Iowa man dead after early morning crash

An Iowa man was pronounced dead at the scene of a car accident on Highway 61 early Saturday.

Des Moines County Deputies responded to a single vehicle accident at Highway 61 and Memorial Park Road just after 1:00 a.m.

The driver of the vehicle, Dan Allen Miller, 46, of Mediapolis, Iowa, was transferred to Iowa City Hospital in critical condition.

The passenger, Michael Butler, 51, also of Mediapolis, was pronounced dead at the scene. Deputies continue to investigate the cause of the incident.