Batavia man dies in head-on crash
FLORIS — Ryan Brewington, 21, of Batavia, died as a result of a head-on collision at 6:37 p.m. Wednesday on Eldon-Floris Road in Davis County.
Brewington was driving a 2008 Mitsubishi Lancer westbound on the Eldon-Floris Road, three miles east of Floris, according to the Iowa State Patrol crash report. He lost control on a curve, crossed the centerline and was struck in the passenger side by a 2002 Ford Mustang, driven by David Bennett, 56, of Bloomfield, traveling east on the road.
Trudy Bennett, 56, of Bloomfield, also was riding in the Mustang.
All three people involved in the collision were wearing seatbelts.
The Bennetts’ Mustang came to rest in the eastbound lane of the Eldon-Floris Road.
Brewington’s Lancer came to rest in the south ditch on its top.
Brewington was transported by Waglers Funeral Home to Davis County Hospital.
The Bennetts were transported to Davis County Hospital by ambulance with injuries.
Brewington was a 2010 graduate of Fairfield High School.
Davis County Sheriff’s Department, Davis County Ambulance, Floris and Eldon fire departments assisted the state patrol at the accident scene.