CLINTON — A motorcycle accident Saturday claimed the life of a Clinton man.
Clinton Chapel Snell-Zornig Funeral Homes and Crematory confirmed today the identity of a man pronounced dead at the scene of the accident as Jonathan Nash, 41, of Clinton. Funeral arrangements are pending.
According to a press release, Clinton County deputies were dispatched at 7:19 p.m. Saturday night for a motorcycle accident in the 3800 block of Iowa 136, approximately 2 miles east of Goose Lake. A single motorcycle was found lying at the scene.
The operator, Nash, was pronounced dead at the scene by the Clinton County Medical Examiner’s Office.
The accident remains under investigation by the sheriff’s office. Assisting at the scene were the Iowa State Patrol, the Preston Fire Department and Community Ambulance Service.