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Cedar County, Iowa - Medical Examiner


Medical Examiner 

Cedar County, Iowa - Medical Examiner

According to Section 331.801 Code of Iowa Book, a County Medical Examiner has the following duties


A person's death which affects the public interest as specified in subsection 3 shall be reported to the county medical examiner.

If a person's death affects the public interest, the county medical examiner shall conduct a preliminary investigation of the cause and manner of death, prepare a written report of the findings, promptly submit the full report to the state medical examiner on forms prescribed for that purpose and submit a copy of the report to the county attorney.

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Cedar County, Medical Examiner

County Medical Examiner

113 Cottage Drive

Mechanicsville, Iowa 52306

Phone number: (563) 432-6971  
Medical Examiner Investigator: Connie Knutsen