Collision Sends Two People To Hospitals

Thu 9-17-2015

(Emmetsburg)-- A two vehicle collision Wednesday at the intersection of two Palo Alto county roads sent two people to the hospital. The Sheriff's Office says 64-year-old Dorothy Jahnke was southbound and 52-year-old Jeanette Hintz was westbound when the two collided in the intersection. A news release doesn't list the hometown of either woman.

Both Jahnke and Hintz were taken to area hospitals for treatment of non life-threatening injuries.

Hintz was cited for failure to yield to a vehicle on the right.

Both vehicles were totaled.

The collision took place shortly after 1:30 p.m.