ACCIDENT JUST OUTSIDE OF AMES
Today, the crew tour bus for Widespread Panic crashed into the median of Interstate 35 near Ames, Iowa at around 11:38 a.m. All of the crew is okay, and the band itself wasn’t involved in the accident. There was one fatality but the identity and details of this death have not been officially reported.
Here are two local news stories on the incident to fill in the details:
KCCI Des Moines report
Ames Tribune report