Rescuers respond to rollover accident
OTTUMWA — Traffic along Highway 63 south of town was backed up for around an hour as rescue crews worked to save accident victims.
Scanner traffic indicated a serious accident at 6:45 p.m. Tuesday at the junction of Highway 63 and River Road. Police were dispatched to assist with traffic control. Two vehicles were involved; one had rolled over.
Police said at least one victim was taken to Ottumwa Regional Health Center, though no further information was provided by press time Tuesday.