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Two people taken to the hospital after accident near Lawton, IA

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LAWTON, Iowa (KTIV) -

Two people have been taken to the hospital after their vehicles collided near Lawton, Iowa. 

It happened shortly after 9 o'clock Tuesday morning.

That's when the Woodbury County Sheriff's Office said a FedEx truck and a minivan collided at the intersection of 110th street and Charles Avenue.  

The driver of the minivan had to be extricated by rescue crews. 

"It appears that the FedEx Truck was attempting a left turn onto Charles Avenue, the van was coming straight and the truck driver didn't see the van until it was too late," says David Benson with the Woodbury County Sheriff's Office. 

The Woodbury County Sheriff's Office said both people involved in the accident are believed to have nonlife threatening injuries. 

The accident remains under investigation. 


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The Woodbury County Sheriff's Office deputies said they responded to a two vehicle accident. 

The scene is at 110th Street and Charles Avenue in Lawton, Iowa. 

Officials said the accident involved a FedEx truck and a minivan. 

The driver of the minivan had to be mechanically extricated. 

Officials at the scene said two people were taken to the hospital but their injuries appear to be nonlife threatening at this time. 

Deputies are still at the scene investigating the accident. 

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