Minor Injuries In Construction Zone Collision

Both drivers reported minor injuries and one was charged after a two-vehicle accident on highway seven east of Alta Tuesday morning.

The Buena Vista County Sheriff’s Office reports 80-year-old Harlan Genson of Linn Grove was eastbound and hit the rear of a pickup driven by 68-year-old Regina Mills of Sutherland, who had stopped at a construction stop sign. Both drivers were taken to Buena Vista Regional Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries.

Genson was charged with failure to stop. There was five-thousand dollars damage to each vehicle.