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19-year-old man hit by car at Mississippi Valley Fair identified, no charges for driver

Authorities say that the man was lying on the ground in front of parked vehicles when the car drove over him, unaware that he was there.
Credit: MGN

DAVENPORT, Iowa — A 19-year-old is in the hospital with serious injuries after a crash at the Mississippi Valley Fair Wednesday night.

According to the Davenport Police Department, at about 11:23 p.m. on August 3, police, fire and EMS were dispatched to the Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds' southwest parking lot after it was reported that someone had been hit by a car.

When they arrived, officers found a 19-year-old man who had suffered life-threatening injuries. He was rushed to the hospital before being airlifted to another facility by Medforce.

Later, in an August 9 press release, police identified the man to be Stockton, Iowa resident Owen Logemann. Authorities say that he was lying on the ground in front of a row of parked cars at the time of the incident.

Reportedly, the driver had just returned to his car when he drove over Logemann, not knowing that he was on the ground in front of the vehicle. The driver then stopped the car and immediately called 911.

DPD says that there is no evidence of criminal violations on the driver's part.

The incident remains under investigation.

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