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One Vehicle Accident in Bettendorf

August 28, 2014

At approximately 9:23 a.m. today, Bettendorf Police and Fire responded to a one vehicle accident at 6th Street and River Drive.

A 53-year old male from Bettendorf was traveling westbound on Grant Street approaching Martha’s Point (6th Street and River Drive) when his 2006 Chevy Impala drove over the traffic island at Martha’s Point and turned over onto the roof of the vehicle. Bettendorf Fire removed the driver from the vehicle and he was transported to Genesis East.  The driver was wearing a seatbelt. 

The westbound traffic on River Drive continued but eastbound traffic was detoured and the lanes were closed for approximately 30 minutes. 

The cause of the accident is unknown and is under investigation at this time.