Accident causes injuries
A two-vehicle accident was reported to the Washington Communications Center on Wednesday, Oct. 2, at 1:49 p.m. at Highway 1 and Lexington Boulevard. A person was trapped in a vehicle and later transferred to the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics in Iowa City, the call log said. The call log lists Samuel Orris, of Washington, and Kathryn Toomire, of Ottumwa as the persons in the accident.
The Washington County Sheriff’s Department, Washington Fire Department, Washington Rescue, and the Washington County Ambulance responded to the accident.