UPDATE: Victim in fatal crash identified
The Iowa State Patrol has identified David E. Hubbard, 44, of Moorland, as the victim of a fatal car accident Thursday night southwest of Barnum.
Investigators believe Hubbard’s pickup truck dropped off the right edge of the road on Webster County Road P29 before leaving the roadway and crossing the center line.
The pickup went into the air after hitting a utility box then landed on its roof, according to the Iowa State Patrol.
Hubbard was pronounced dead at the scene after being extracted from the burning pickup.
The collision remains under investigation.