By Kendra Whittle, Multimedia Journalist - bio | email
Several people injured in an accident in rural Adams County.
It happened Saturday afternoon at around 5 o'clock at E1700th at an intersection with N 1073rd Lane.
According to deputies, 86 year old Marjorie Niekamp was turning left out of a private drive, when the car driven by Brenan Perry struck the vehicle on it's front passenger side. Perry's car then drove off the east side of the roadway, and overturned several times. Deputies say one passenger was thrown from the vehicle. They were taken to an area hospital by Air Evac.
Brenan Perry and James Perry were both taken to Blessing Hospital with serious injuries, and 3 unnamed minors also went to Blessing with minor injuries. In Niekamp's car, Niekamp was also taken to Blessing with minor injuries, and her passenger Juanita Niekamp was also taken to Blessing with serious injuries.
Niekamp was ticketed for failure to yield turning left.
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