A 14-year old boy was killed Saturday afternoon in a golf cart accident in the Holiday Lake development north of Brooklyn. The Poweshiek County Sheriff’s office reports the accident took place at about 5:30.
The 14-year-old from Marion, Iowa was driving the golf cart and lost control– causing it to overturn –ejecting him and three juvenile passengers. The driver was taken by ambulance to Grinnell Regional Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.
A passenger was taken by private vehicle to the medical center where he was treated for minor injuries and released. The names of the victims have not been released.