3 injured in 3 vehicle crash in Le Mars
LE MARS, Is —
A 3-car collision on Highway 75 north of Le Mars Tuesday afternoon sent three people to the hospital.
According to the Iowa State Patrol, around 3:45 a pickup that was stopped to turn into a private driveway on the highway five miles north of Le Mars, was rear-ended by an SUV.
That collision knocked the pickup into the path of a southbound vehicle.
The 17-year-old driver of the pickup and a 16-year-old passenger received minor injuries, as did the 57-year-old driver of the southbound car.
Three people in the SUV were injured, 28-year-old Margaret Jakobson of Maurice and her 2 children, ages 5 and 18 months.
Jakobson and her 5 year-old son were taken to Floyd Valley Healthcare in Le Mars by ambulance with non-life threatening injuries, while her 18-month-old daughter was flown to Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City by Mercy Air Care. Her condition is unknown at this hour.