Tractor/Pickup Collision North of Lamont

A tractor and pickup were involved in a collision north of Lamont early Friday morning.

It happened shortly after midnight in the 1000 block of Washburn Avenue. The Buchanan County Sheriff’s Office says Dallas Rathe of Lamont was headed north when he signaled and started turning left into a farm driveway. A pickup truck behind him tried passing and collided with the side of the farm disc implement his tractor was towing.

Neither Rathe nor the pickup driver, Patrick Kos of Anamosa, were injured in the collision.

Kos was cited for Unsafe Passing.