Linn Co, IA – UPDATE: Eric Caryl Injured in Deadly Collision on Alburnett Rd
Linn Co, IA (July 20, 2021) – A Coggon man was killed and another victim was injured following a two-vehicle crash in Linn County on Monday, July 19.
According to local reports, the fatal crash occurred near the intersection of Alburnett Road and Central City Road early that morning. The Linn County Sheriff’s Department revealed that 42-year-old Eric Caryl of Coggon was traveling southbound on Alburnett Road when he failed to stop at a stop sign at around 8:40 a.m. Caryl crashed into another vehicle traveling east through the intersection.
The male driver of the other vehicle suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. Caryl was also injured and transported by ambulance to Mercy Hospital in Cedar Rapids.
Law enforcement officials are handling the ongoing investigation into the cause of the collision.
This firm offers our condolences to all families of those involved and we hope the injured, a speedy recovery. If we can assist with the recovery, please contact the firm.
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