Des Moines car crash death of Lyndell Lamont Brown – Obituary
42-year-old Lyndell Lamont Brown has died in a fatal Des Moines car crash that occurred on Friday, November 5, 2021. It happened on MLK Jr. Parkway when his 2002 Pontiac Grand Prix went over the centerline and collided with oncoming traffic.
Official reports indicate Lyndell was driving the Pontiac heading north on the parkway when, for reasons yet to be established, veered over the center and struck a Freightliner box truck that was traveling south in the area of Prospect Road.
Lyndell sustained severe injuries and was pronounced dead. The crash also injured two passengers of the Pontiac. The driver of the Freightliner did not sustain any injuries.
Investigations into the crash are ongoing. Witnesses have said Lyndell was driving erratically before the accident occurred.