Two Vehicle Collision In Ruthven Sends One Person To The Hospital With Possible Injuries

Tue 2-16-2021

(Ruthven)-- One person was taken to the hospital following a two vehicle collision Monday in Ruthven.

The Palo Alto County Sheriff's Office says Gary Jones of Ruthven was driving a 2020 Toyota southbound on West Street and was rounding a curve when he collided with an oncoming 2009 Ford Fusion driven by Trevor Halder of Ruthven.

Jones was taken by private vehicle to Spencer Hospital with possible injuries.

Damage to the vehicle Jones was driving was estimated at $8,000; the one driven by Halder sustained an estimated $7,000 in damage.

Jones was cited for failure to yield half the roadway.