Two Injured in Collision Near Luxemburg

Two people were injured in a collision near Luxemburg on Wednesday.

It happened on Highway 52 at the intersection with Clear Creek Road shortly before 5 pm.

A pickup truck driven by 54-year old Rick Barton of Dubuque was eastbound on Highway 52 pulling a fifth wheel trailer when another pickup truck heading south on Clear Creek Road failed to stop at the stop sign. The two trucks collided.

Barton and the other driver, 47-year old Dennis Chittick of Kalona, were both transported to Mercy Hospital in Dubuque with what authorities believed were non-life threatening injuries.

Chittick was cited with a stop sign violation.