(Pacific Junction) One person was injured in a two vehicle accident in Mills County Monday.
The Mills County Sheriff’s Office says the accident occurred at around 9:33 a.m., five miles north of Pacific Junction. Tristan Nolan, of Council Bluffs, was driving a 2006 Jeep westbound on Eastman Road, approaching the stop sign at 195th Street, and failed to stop at the sign. Robert Mattox Sr., of LaVista, Nebraska, was driving a 2008 Peterbuilt northbound on 195th Street and attempted to swerve to miss Nolan’s vehicle. Mattox’s vehicle struck Nolan’s vehicle which then went off the roadway, struck a utility pole and came to rest in the ditch. Mattox’s vehicle came to rest in the northbound lane of 195th Street.
Nolan was transported to Mercy Hospital by Pacific Junction Rescue.