Ben Carson Campaign Volunteer Dead After Iowa Car Crash
A campaign volunteer for GOP candidate Ben Carson was killed in a car accident in Iowa Tuesday.By Cody LaGrow, Katie Link | January 19, 2016
One of Ben Carson's campaign volunteers died Tuesday in a car accident in western Iowa.
The Republican presidential hopeful posted a statement on his website that said, "A van transporting three campaign volunteers and a Carson campaign employee hit a patch of ice and flipped on its side where it was struck by another vehicle."
Twenty-five-year-old Braden Joplin was transported to the University of Nebraska Medical Center with serious injuries. He died at the hospital around 4:30 p.m.