Charles City man dead after single-vehicle accident

CHARLES CITY — A Charles City man is dead after a single-vehicle accident in rural Floyd County on Monday.

The Iowa State Patrol says 44-year-old Julius Bryant was traveling southbound in the 1800 block of Willow Avenue in rural Charles City at about 2:30 PM when he lost control on the ice and snowpacked road.

Bryant’s vehicle entered the west ditch where it impacted a creek bank and rolled onto the driver’s side. Bryant was partially ejected from the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The State Patrol says the accident remains under investigation.