Teen Injured in Dubuque County Crash

DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) – Authorities in Dubuque County say a 14-year-old boy was injured after he was pinned under a car following a one-vehicle crash.

The Dubuque County Sheriff’s Office says Caleb Sweat was ejected from a vehicle that lost control Monday morning on Highway 61. The car, driven by 45-year-old Jason Sweat, entered a ditch and rolled.

Authorities say Caleb was pinned under the car. He was extricated and taken to a local hospital with injuries to his legs.

Caleb’s father, Jason Sweat, was cited for failure to maintain control of his vehicle. Authorities say weather conditions contributed to the crash.

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