A one vehicle accident sent two people to the hospital late last week. According to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, at around 6 Friday morning it was reported that a vehicle went into a steep ditch around the 1500 block of Highway 22 in Wellman. Both the driver, a Lone Tree resident, and the passenger were conscious following the accident. The two were taken to the University of Iowa Hospital via Washington County Ambulance.
Other agencies on scene include Washington County Sheriff’s deputies, Wellman Fire, Wellman Quick Responders and Wellman Rescue. No charges have been filed.