The Ottumwa Courier

May 1, 2013

Rescuers respond to rollover accident


Ottumwa Courier

---- — 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.