Manchester Man Injured in Linn County Collision

A Manchester man was injured in an accident in Linn County on Monday afternoon.

It happened northeast of Palo around 3:45 pm. The Linn County Sheriff’s Office says 55-year old Charles Ungs of Manchester was eastbound and failed to stop for a trailer camper that was stopped near the driveway at 8400 Morris Hills Road. Ungs hit the back the trailer camper.

Ungs was transported to St Luke’s Hospital for what authorities say appeared to be non-life threatening injuries. He was also cited for failing to stop within the assured clear distance.

The driver pulling the camper, 68-year old Keith Webber, was not hurt.

 

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