BENTON COUNTY, IA. (THECOUNT) — Dylan Storm Weaver, of Elberon, Iowa, has been identified as the victim in a Thursday morning fatal vehicle crash in Benton County.

Weaver, 21, was killed in a single-vehicle crash near Koszta early Thursday morning.


According to reports, Weaver was operating a Jeep Cherokee on 212 Boulevard near FF Avenue in Honey Creek, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 5 a.m. Thursday. The vehicle then entered a culvert.

Weaver was pronounced dad of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Benton County is a county in the U.S. state of Iowa. As of the 2010 census, the population was 26,076. Its county seat is Vinton. The county is named for Thomas Hart Benton, a U.S. Senator from Missouri. Benton County is part of the Cedar Rapids, IA Metropolitan Statistical Area – Wikipedia.