One Seriously Injured in Riot Near ISU Campus
Ames police say one person has been seriously injured after a rowdy crowd disturbance near the Iowa State University campus in which people overturned cars and toppled light poles. According to the Ames Police Facebook page, the crowd massed late Tuesday in the Campustown area and threw beer cans at officers after overturning two cars. People reportedly also knocked down two light poles, striking the person who was badly hurt. Police say the person, who wasn't immediately identified, was airlifted to a Des Moines hospital. The disturbances came during Iowa State's annual Veishea celebration.