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Car Collides With Grain Wagon Injuring Driver Of Car

Mon 10-19-2015 []

(Primghar)-- One person was injured Friday when a car collided with a grain wagon in O'Brien county. The O'Brien County Sheriff's Office says 20-year-old Samantha Thompson of Paullina was eastbound on a county road when she became distracted and collided with the rear of a grain wagon being pulled by a Jeep Cherokee driven by Chelsea Larson of Rock Valley.

Thompson was taken by private vehicle to the Orange City hospital. No injuries were reported to Larson.

Thompson was cited with failure to maintain control.

$4,000 in damage was estimated to the a 2013 Chrysler driven by Thompson; damage to the grain wagon was estimated at $2,500.

The collision took place shortly after 5:00 p.m.