A man was killed in over the weekend during a bar fight in Washington. The Washington County Communications Center says officers were called to the 4th Avenue Bar and Grill at about 1:30 Sunday morning.

Eyewitness reports indicate a man was found unconscious in an area were several people were involved in an altercation. The man was taken to Washington County Hospital, and later airlifted to University of Iowa Hospital where he was pronounced dead. The victim’s name is being withheld pending notification of family. The incident remains under investigation by the Washington Police Department.

Contributed by Nick Wilkens, KCII, Washington