Three Injured in Accident West of Oelwein

police-lightsThree people were injured in an accident west of Oelwein Tuesday night. It happened at the intersection of 40th Street and W-13. The Iowa State Patrol says a Peterbilt truck failed to yield at a stop sign and pulled out in front of a car that was heading west on 40th Street. The driver of the car, 48-year old Sonya Fuentes of Oran, and two of her passengers, 82-year old Joan Wiedimeir and 4-year old Siya Fuentes, both of Oran, were injured and transported to the Oelwein hospital. The truck driver, 73-year old Gaylen Burco of Oelwein, was not hurt. The collision remains under investigation.