Three Hurt In Tuesday Accident
Date 2013/9/11 5:40:36 | Topic: Accidents
|The Highway Patrol reports three persons were injured when one pickup truck slowing to make a left turn when it was hit from behind by another pickup yesterday evening one mile west of Trenton.|
Taken to Wright Memorial Hospital of Trenton were the driver of the firstpickup, 41 year old Craig Frisbie of Trenton as well as the driver and passenger in the other truck: 23 year old Timothy Shaffer and 20 year old Chaz Streu—both of Hamilton. The highway patrol described injuries as moderate to each person.
The report stated Frisbie's westbound truck, upon impact, went off the south side of Highway 6 overturned and struck a guard rail. His truck was demolished in the accident on Highway 6 at Southwest 30th Street. The other pickup received extensive damage. The report also noted Frisbie was using a seat belt while the two Hamilton men were not using a safety device.
Assisting the highway patrol at the scene of the 7 o'clock Tuesday evening accident were Grundy county sheriff's department, Trenton police and fire departments.