The Iowa State Patrol reports that one person was injured in a 2 vehicle accident on Highway 20 Friday evening (Feb. 1).


It happened in Black Hawk County; an SUV driven by 33 year old Jacob Hartwell of Readlyn, was westbound in the left lane, when he attempted to change lanes, and collided with a westbound vehicle in the right lane, being driven by 56 year old Mildred Hoselton of Parkersburg.

Both of the drivers were able to pull off onto the shoulder of the highway to wait for law enforcement.

A passenger in Hoselton's vehicle, 71 year old Barbara Dent, also of Parkersburg, was taken by Sartori Ambulance to Allen Hospital in Waterloo.

The accident remains under investigation.