Fatal motorcycle wreck in Newton

Staff Writer

Newton police have confirmed that a single vehicle accident along East D Street near the Newton Fire Department Headquarters took the life of a male motorcycle driver.
Police responded to the call around 8:30 p.m. last night.
According to officials, the motorcycle was traveling west along East D Street when the driver lost control and struck a utility pole.
The driver was pronounced dead on the scene.
The identity of the driver had not been released as of deadline due to the ongoing investigation by the Newton Police Department.
The Observer News Enterprise will have updates on the accident as more information becomes available