A car crash in which an Ottumwa man collided with an Iowa State Trooper injured two in Chickasaw County Friday afternoon.
23-year-old Riley Maas of Ottumwa was following a vehicle driven by State Trooper Shawn Wuchter on US Highway 63.
According to the crash report, Wuchter started making a U-turn to initiate a traffic stop. Maas’ Kia Optima broadsided the State Trooper’s vehicle on the driver’s side.
Both Maas and Wuchter were injured in the accident and were transported to a hospital. Their current condition is unknown. The crash remains under investigation.