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Second Arrest Made In Serious Injury Accident, 6000blk State St. that occurred 12/19/2018

POSTED: DECEMBER 3, 2019

On Friday, November 29, 2019 Christina R. Nolen (age 36) of Moline , IL was arrested by the Moline Police Department on active arrests warrants that were issued on April 30, 2019 by the Bettendorf Police Department. These arrest warrants were issued as a result of an investigation of a head on serious injury accident that occurred on December 19, 2018 in the 6000blk State Street. After an extensive investigation and assistance from the public Nolen was identified as the  driver of the third vehicle, a 2002 Pontiac Grand Prix, that was involved in a road rage incident just prior to and contributed to the accident.

Christina Nolen was charged with SERIOUS INJURY BY VEHICLE, FAILURE TO REPORT ACCIDENT, SPEEDING, RECKLESS DRIVING, NO INSURANCE, and DRIVING UNDER SUSPENSION.

Previously on May 22, 2019, one of the drivers involved in the accident, a Vera A. Clay (age 25) of Davenport, IA was also arrested on warrants and charged with SERIOUS INJURY BY VEHICLE, SPEEDING, RECKLESS DRIVING, and NO INSURANCE.

The victim driver is still recovering from his serious injuries and has continued with medical treatment and rehab.