Weekend Accidents

Four people were injured in a two vehicle accident on Highway 14 north of Conrad yesterday.

The head on collision took a driver and a passenger from each vehicle to Grundy County Memorial Hospital.

Driver Mark Halsey and passenger Eric Halsey were in one SUV, Driver Dennis Wilke and passenger Rosanne Wilke, both of Altoona were in the other SUV.

There was dense fog at the time of the accident. It remains under investigation by the Grundy County Sheriff’s Office.

Also yesterday, three people were killed and five others injured in a multi vehicle accident Highway 34 in Henry County after  a semi overturned and blocked both lanes. Two of those killed were from Bloomfield, the other from Ottumwa.