Fatal vehicle crash

Christopher Richards Death | Obituary: Died In A Vehicle Accident

Christopher Richards Passed Away | Cause Of Death:

Christopher Richards of Burlington passed on December 12, 2019 in a fatal vehicle collision that took place in Des Moines County, according to police.

Christopher Richards died Thursday at about 7 a.m in accident, according to report.

Richards was heading south in an SUV on Highway 61, when he turned east onto mason road and got struck by an oncoming pickup that was heading north, he was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident, according to police.

Christopher was the principal of Black Hawk Elementary School, according to report.

The crash remains under investigation.