TWO VEHICLE ACCIDENT ON I80 IN POTTAWATTAMIE COUNTY
(UNDERWOOD) Two people were sent to the hospital following a two vehicle accident on I-80 in Pottawattamie County Friday.
The Iowa State Patrol says 83-year-old Leslie Wayne Johnson of Villisca was driving a 1988 Dodge Dynasty eastbound on I-80 and realized he was going the wrong direction. Johnson pulled off onto the right shoulder and attempted to cross both lanes into a prohibited u-turn area and was struck by a 2008 Chevy Impala driven by a 15-year-old female.
Both drivers were transported by personal vehicle to their doctors.