One-Vehicle Accident Reported South Of Wayne On HWY 15
Posted: 05 September, 2013
WAYNE - At approximately 10:45 this morning, a one-vehicle accident was reported five and a half miles south of Wayne on Highway 15.
According to the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office, the accident had actually occurred at about 1:00 am. A Jeep Grand Cherokee driven by Daniel Bruns of Wayne was southbound when it left the roadway and entered the east ditch.
The vehicle struck a field entrance and became airborne. The vehicle then rolled several times before coming to rest on its side in a cornfield. Bruns, the only occupant of the vehicle, was ejected at the time of the crash and remained at the scene until it was reported.
He was then transported to Providence Medical Center in Wayne by PMC ambulance and was later transferred to Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Seat belts were not in use at the time of the crash.
The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Wayne Fire Department Rescue Squad and the PMC Ambulance Service.