Pomeroy man dies in rollover
MANSON – A Pomeroy man died Saturday night in a rollover accident in Calhoun County.
Steven D. Hutchinson, 28, of Pomeroy, was pronounced dead at the scene.
According to a statement from the Calhoun County sheriff’s office, deputies were called to a bean field at Pella Avenue and 190th Street after a witness spotted a pickup truck upside down in the field.
Deputies, along with the Manson Police Department, Manson Fire Department and Calhoun County EMS responded and found Hutchinson dead at the scene.
A preliminary investigation showed that Hutchinson was westbound on Iowa Highway 7 when his pickup veered off the road.
“The vehicle then traveled a distance before coming back on to the highway” and then sliding into the opposite ditch, according to the sheriff’s office.
The pickup then rolled over and ended up on its top.
Hutchinson was not wearing a seatbelt.
The accident remains under investigation.