A Stewart man is dead after a one-vehicle crash northeast of Stewart Thursday morning.
86-year-old Bert Statema died at the scene.
McLeod County authorities say his passenger, Kathleen Marie Statema was taken to HCMC for treatment.
Authorities say the crash happened just after 11:30 Thursday morning in the area of County Road 7 and 100th Street.
Apparently the vehicle left the roadway and hit a power pole.
McLeod Coop Power was called in to shut down electricity to the pole to aid emergency crews as they worked the scene.