Central City Man Injured in UTV Accident

One person was injured in a UTV accident in Linn County Thursday evening.

The Linn County Sheriff’s Office says the accident happened at about 6:45 pm. 38 year old Charles Ratcliff of Central City was operating the UTV on Wagner Road when he lost control. The UTV tipped and rolled on the driver’s side and landed on Ratcliff.

He was taken to Mercy Hospital in Cedar Rapids.

A passenger was uninjured.  Open containers of alcohol were discovered at the scene and an OWI investigation is pending.

 

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