Authorities don’t know how a 5-year-old boy lived through a crash that killed his father, who fled police through central Iowa. But he did.After the crash the child was found crying on the floor, behind the driver’s seat under a pile of clothes. Jeremiah Eldon Johnson, 33, was believed to have been on the run with 5-year-old Johnnathen Eldon Johnson for months. Johnson had been engaged in a custody battle and had been reported as suicidal.

The car was clocked at about 130 mph at the time of impact. A police officer walked away from the cruiser about five seconds before the crash. The crash was caught on dash cam.