The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

February 4, 2014

Deputies release name of snowmobile accident victim


Herald Staff Report

MAQUOKETA — The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office has identified a man killed in a Sunday morning snowmobile accident.

Lucas P. Stephany, 35, was pronounced dead at the scene near the intersection of U.S. 64 and 484th Avenue, approximately one mile west of Miles.

According to a press release, Stephany was westbound in a field, crossing 484th Avenue. He lost control of the snowmobile and struck a large pile of snow on the west side of the road. He was ejected from the snowmobile and struck a large pole.