On Monday, July 13, 2009, around 2 am Waterloo Police officers investigated a single vehicle fatal car crash that happened near the intersection of East San Marnan Drive and Hammond Avenue. The car was traveling westbound on the East San Marnan Drive access road at a high rate of speed when it left the roadway and struck a utility pole.
The driver of the car, 25-year-old John Paul Cummings of Waterloo, was ejected from the vehicle. Cummings was pronounced dead at the scene.
The only passenger in the car at the time of the crash, 23-year-old Brent Michael Moeller of Waterloo, was transported to Covenant Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.
This is an ongoing investigation and no other information will be released at this time.
Captain John Beckman
Waterloo Police Department