Head-on crash sends two people to hospital in Van Buren County

Updated: Jun. 9, 2021 at 11:41 AM CDT
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VAN BUREN COUNTY, Iowa (KYOU) - Two drivers were sent to the hospital on Tuesday, June 8th following a head-on collision in Van Buren County.

According to the Iowa State Patrol report, around 3:45 pm 38-year-old Andrew Jo Buechel of Farmington, Iowa was driving eastbound on 180th Street outside of Bonaparte, Iowa when her vehicle collided head-on with another vehicle going westbound.

Buechel was flown to the University of Iowa Hospitals.

The other driver, 61-year-old Nick Bowermaster of Keosauqua, Iowa was taken to a local hospital.

No word on how serious the injuries are at this time.

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