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SUV strikes 7-year-old

By David Hotle, The JOURNAL


 


KALONA ? A 7-year-old bicyclist who was struck by a 2016 Chevy Traverse was taken by Air Care to the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clincis in Iowa City Wednesday afternoon. The accident remains under investigation


According to the Iowa State Patrol, the vehicle, driven by Lynette Wilson, 42, of New London, was traveling eastbound on Highway 22 (E Avenue) at Sixth Street at 4:33 p.m. The vehicle struck the bicyclist traveling southbound across Highway 22. The name of the bicyclist has not been released and no word has been released on the subject?s condition.


Washington County Sheriff?s deputies, the Iowa State Patrol, Kalona QRS, Kalona Fire Department, Washington County Ambulance, Air Care and Johnson County Ambulance all responded.