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Two Vehicle Accident on River Drive

June 16, 2014

 

At approximately 1:27 p.m. today, Bettendorf Police and Fire were called to a two vehicle accident in the 500 block of River Drive.  A Ford pickup truck, heading westbound, crossed the center line and hit a Ford Taurus, heading eastbound, head on.  Both drivers were extricated from the vehicles and were taken to Genesis East Hospital.

 

Davenport police assisted at the scene. MedForce is on standby at the hospital.

 

River Drive was closed for approximately two hours.

 

The extent of the injuries and names of the victims are not available.

 

The accident is under investigation.