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October 29, 2015  

Man Arrested in Connection with School Bus Crash

DELAWARE COUNTY, Iowa -- On the early morning hours of Thursday, October 29, 2015, deputies from the Delaware County Sheriff’s Office arrested Monte Klink on an Iowa State Patrol arrest warrant for Serious Injury by Motor Vehicle (Class D Felony), Operating While Intoxicated Second Offense (OWI Second), Failure to Obey Yield Sign and Failure to Provide Financial Liability.  The above mentioned charges are related to the October 1, 2015, crash in which Monte Klink’s failure to yield at the intersections of 195th street and 200th Avenue in Delaware County caused the collision between his SUV and a West Delaware School Bus.

Monte Klink bonded out of the Delaware County Jail on October 29, 2015.  Klink’s preliminary court hearing is set for November 4, 2015, at 10:00 am at the Delaware County courthouse.

Note: A criminal charge is merely an accusation and a defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.

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