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Three hospitalized after accident near Kalona

By David Hotle, The JOURNAL


 


KALONA ? Three people were reported transported to the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City after a single vehicle accident that involved three children at 2081 Angle Road SW in rural Kalona.


Kalona Fire and QRS responded at 7:09 a.m. Wednesday to assist the Johnson County Sheriff?s office and Johnson County Ambulance.


The sheriff?s office reports driver Brittany Faust, 29, of Wellman, had lost control of the vehicle due to weather conditions while driving northbound on Angle Road Southwest. The vehicle had gone into the ditch and rolled over. Initial reports were the vehicle was on fire.


Three minors were traveling in the vehicle with Faust.


Faust and two minors were transported to the hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.