Man dies after golf cart collides with van

Published 9:34 am Tuesday, May 26, 2015

ALTA VISTA, Iowa — An 84-year-old man has died after suffering critical injuries when the golf cart he was driving collided with a van near his driveway in Alta Vista.

Marvel Erion died Saturday at St. Marys Hospital at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester after first being treated at Mercy Medical Center in New Hampton. The collision happened Thursday evening.

Chickasaw County sheriff’s deputies said Erion was pulling out of his driveway when his cart collided with the van driven by a 40-year-old Minnesota resident.

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