City woman dies in car crash near Elkhart
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[June 03, 2014]
MASON CITY - On May 19, at 5:27 p.m.
the Logan County Sheriff’s Department responded to a single vehicle
crash at 200th Ave and 500th St. The location is country-side,
southwest of Elkhart nearing access to Interstate 55.
Katie L. Beckman, 23, of Mason City was driving a 2001
Oldsmobile. She was the single occupant of the vehicle.
According to Chief Deputy John Bunner a witness said that Beckman
was driving at a high rate of speed when she drove through the
intersection. She hit the rise in the intersection and lost control
of the vehicle. It went into a ditch and rolled several times.
Beckman was taken to Memorial Medical Center where she died at 6:33
p.m. from injuries sustained in the crash.
Beckman was a mom and a student at Midwest Technical Institute in
Katie L. Beckman obituary