Jan. 20 accident

Jan. 20 accident

At 12:27 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 20, there was a three-vehicle accident at the intersection of Highway 63 North and Lynndale Road in Oskaloosa involving two semi trucks and one pickup truck. The pickup truck was stopped in the northbound lane of Highway 63 preparing to turn west onto Lynndale Road when the first semi truck approached from the rear at a high rate of speed and struck the pickup, causing the pickup truck to enter the southbound lane of Highway 63, where it struck a second semi truck. The driver of the pickup truck sustained injuries and was transported from the scene. Northbound traffic was diverted away from the scene of the accident at 230th Street. This accident remains under investigation with the Iowa State Patrol.