NORFOLK- A Norfolk man was found dead after an accident in Madison County.
Shortly before 8:00 AM on Sunday, Norfolk Dispatch was notified of a vehicle in the ditch just east of 545 Avenue on 834th Road, southwest of Battle Creek. Madison County Sheriff’s Deputies responded and located an SUV in a creek bed on the south side of the road with heavy damage. Deputies determined that sometime during the previous night the vehicle left the roadway and struck a bridge abutment before becoming airborne. It then struck the opposite side of the creek bed before coming to rest in the creek bed The driver of the vehicle, 67-year-old Albert Reeves of Norfolk, was killed during the crash.
Seat belts were not in use at the time of the crash.