An Eastern Iowa teenager has been charged with causing a two vehicle accident this morning (Tuesday, March 26), in rural Linn County that injured a Cedar Rapids man.


Shortly after 8:30am, authorities were called to an accident with injuries at the intersection of Highway 151 and Springville Road, just south of Springville.

A vehicle driven by 16 year old Tiffany Thompson of Springville was northbound on Springville Road, when Thompson attempted to cross Highway 151. She pulled out into the path of a vehicle driven by 52 year old Scott Duffy of Cedar Rapids, and the vehicles collided.

Duffy was taken to St. Luke's Hospital in Cedar Rapids, to be treated for minor injuries.
Thompson is being charged with causing the accident.