16-year-old receives serious injuries in Linn County two-vehicle crash

COGGON, Iowa (KWWL) – A 16-year-old boy is in the hospital with serious injuries following a two-vehicle crash in Coggon Thursday evening.

The Linn County Sheriff’s Office says a vehicle driven by the 16-year-old was traveling north in the 5600 block of Pering Ridge Rd. when a vehicle driven by 57-year-old Dan Strum failed to yield when he was turning and hit the teenager’s car.

The teen was taken to a hospital with serious injuries.  Authorities say he was not wearing a seatbelt.  Strum was wearing his seatbelt and was not injured.  Both are from Coggon.

The accident remains under investigation.

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