According to Fire Chief Mark Neff, around 7:45 Thursday morning, the Oskaloosa Fire Department was called to a single vehicle accident on Highway 63, south of Oskaloosa.
An SUV collided with a bridge support and caught on fire. The Oskaloosa Fire Department was on the scene for around three and a half hours.
There was one fatality, with no names being released.
The accident is still under investigation by the Iowa State Patrol.