One injured in motorcycle vs truck accident

Air Care lands at the scene of a motorcycle vs truck accident on June 1. One person was flown away from the scene.

Keokuk County, Iowa- One person was injured Friday, June 1, in an apparent motorcycle vs truck accident. Around 12 pm, Sigourney Fire and Rescue, Keota Fire and Rescue, as well as the Keokuk County Sheriff’s Office and Keokuk County Health Center Ambulance were dispatched to the accident, which occurred near the intersection of 270th Ave and Highway 92.


An accident report had not been released by the Keokuk County Sheriff by press time, however witnesses at the scene of the accident were able to offer some insight into how the accident occurred. At the time of the accident, road construction was ongoing on Highway 92, and some sections were reduced to one lane with flaggers directing traffic.

For the complete story, please see this week's issue of the Keota Eagle.