Newspaper Carrier Hit by Vehicle in Linn County

police-lightsOne person was airlifted after an accident on Springville Road in Linn County Saturday morning. The Sheriff’s Office says a newspaper carrier vehicle had drove off onto the shoulder of the road near a mailbox. The carrier, 63-year old Pamela Nosek of Cedar Rapids, got out of the vehicle to deliver the paper. An oncoming vehicle tried to avoid Nosek’s vehicle by moving to the right, but Nosek was hit. Nosek was airlifted to St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids to be treated for her injuries. The other driver, 26-year old Tiffany Runyon of Springville, was not injured. Charges are pending. The incident remains under investigation.

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