BY PCC STAFF
FORT MADISON – A two-vehicle accident on 15th Street in front of W-M Johnson Truck Line Monday afternoon sent two people to Fort Madison Community Hospital.
According to witnesses who saw the accident, a blue Mercury Cougar was southbound on 15th Street and had two tires slide off onto the west shoulder. Upon correction, the vehicle struck the back side of a FedEx truck heading northbound.
The FedEx truck slid sideways and rolled several times coming to rest into the west ditch.
Personnel at W-M Johnson and a motorist pulled the FedEx driver from the vehicle through the front window and tended to him while awaiting emergency responders.
Personnel from Denmark Fire & Rescue and Lee County EMS, Lee County Sheriff’s Office, and Fort Madison Police responded to the scene.
No other information on the other victims of the accident was available.