(Des Moines, IA) -- One person is dead, and two others are hurt after a head-on crash in Des Moines. Police say it happened just before 1 o'clock at M-L-K Junior Parkway and Prospect Road, a few blocks north of Broadlawns Medical Center.
First responders arrived to find a two-vehicle, head-on collision, just south of the intersection. Two individuals have been transported to local hospitals.
MLK, Jr. Parkway, both northbound and southbound, is temporarily closed between Hickman Road and Prospect Road. The closure will remain in place for several hours.