An Oelwein motorist is being charged with causing a traffic accident near Jesup.


It happened just before 1pm Friday (Aug. 4), at the intersection of 220th Street and Dugan Avenue, east of Jesup, in Buchanan County.

Photo from Buchanan Co. Sheriff

A vehicle driven by Starr Johnson of Oelwein was headed east on 220th, when she struck the rear of a slowing car driven by Katy Annis of Waterloo. Annis was in the process of slowing to make a turn.

No one was injured.

Johnson was charged with Failure to Stop in an Assured Clear Distance.

The Iowa State Patrol assisted the Buchanan County Sheriff in the investigation.