MARION COUNTY, IA. (THECOUNT) — Colton Dale Gunsolley, of Pleasantville, Iowa, has been identified as the victim in a Sunday fatal motorcycle crash in Marion County.

Gunsolley, 22, was killed in a single-vehicle motorcycle crash early Sunday morning near Knoxville.


According to reports, Gunsolley was operating a Harley Davidson motorcycle on G-40 near Hoover Street in Pleasantville, when for unknown reasons, the bike crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 1 a.m. Sunday. The bike then entered a culvert and flipped multiple times.

Gunsolley was pronounced dead of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Marion County is a county in the U.S. state of Iowa. As of the 2010 census, the population was 33,309. The county seat is Knoxville. It is named for Francis Marion, a brigadier general from South Carolina in the American Revolutionary War – Wikipedia.