Fatal accident reported Sunday afternoon
The Washington County Communications Center reported today that one person was killed and five were injured Sunday afternoon as the result of a two-vehicle accident
At about 4:38 p.m. Sunday the center received multiple 911 reports of a two-vehicle accident with multiple injuries at 2004 250th Street in Washington. Officers, Washington County Ambulance, Washington Fire Department, Washington County Rescue, Iowa State Patrol, Air Care, Med Force 2 Air Ambulance and a medical examiner responded. Jones Eden Funeral Home was contacted. The operators of the vehicles were identified as Stephanie Wettering of Fort Madison and Craig Bartholomew of Washington. Five patients were transported by Washington County Ambulance to Washington County Hospital. The Iowa State Patrol is handling the incident.
The Washington Evening Journal will bring you more information as soon as it becomes available.