Car Collides with Sheriff’s Office Vehicle, Two Injured

By Ellis Codjoe, November 30, 2019

Two individuals were transported to the hospital after a attempt by law enforcement to pull over a vehicle led to a two car accident at the Indian Hills campus in Ottumwa.

According to authorities at the scene, a suspicious vehicle was reported to law enforcement around 3:30 PM on Saturday. When the vehicle in question was located, the driver ignored requests to stop the car and law enforcement pursued.

The chase ended near the Bennett Student Services Center on Indian Hills Drive when the car collided with a truck driven by the Wapello County Sheriff’s Office. The suspicious vehicle’s driver and passenger were taken to Ottumwa Regional Health Center. Their current condition is unknown.

Ottumwa Radio News will keep you updated on this developing story.

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