Fatal Accident Update. Fatality IdentifiedWritten by Theresa Rose on June 5, 2015
The Henry County Sheriff’s office confirms that 20 year old Donald Randall of Ft. Madison was killed in a two vehicle accident Thursday morning in Mt. Pleasant. The drivers were identified as 53 year old George Aplara of Fairfield and 19 year old Austin Burgess of Keokuk. Both drivers were taken to HCHC for treatment of injuries. The Sheriff’s office also confirmed that Randall was the only fatality in the accident. According to the Iowa State Patrol report Burgess was driving South on Goodyear Road and failed to stop at the stop sign at the intersection with 235th Street. The Burgess car collided with a pickup driven by Apalara that was Eastbound on 235th. Randall was apparently a passenger in the Burgess car. The Patrol report says Randall was from Wayland, Missouri.