Linn Co, IA – Multiple Injuries in Rollover at Ivanhoe Rd & Pleasant Hill RdDes Moines Accident News
Linn Co, IA (June 6, 2021) – On Friday, June 4, four people were hospitalized following a single-vehicle crash in Linn County.
Local authorities and emergency responders were dispatched to the scene at around 10:20 p.m. that evening. Initial reports revealed that a vehicle had overturned in a ditch on Ivanhoe Road near Pleasant Hill Road. The Suzuki Grand Vitara reportedly contained four occupants.
The driver of the Suzuki reportedly lost control while traveling on the gravel road, causing it to enter the ditch and overturned. Two occupants were taken by ambulance to Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids for the treatment of sustained injuries. Two others riding in the car were transported to the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.
Law enforcement officials are handling the ongoing crash investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Rollover Accidents in Cedar Rapids Iowa
Being involved in a rollover crash is a completely traumatic experience, and these accidents are overrepresented in national roadway fatalities. In 2010, nearly 35% of deadly crashes in the United States involved overturned vehicles, despite making up less than 2.1% of reported crashes that year. An estimated 7,600 people were killed in rollovers in 2010, and nearly 69% of those fatalities were unrestrained occupants.
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