6 injured in Mills County accident


September 18th, 2011 by Ric Hanson

Six people, an adult and five children, were injured Sunday morning during a single-vehicle accident just north of Malvern, in Mills County. The Iowa State Patrol reports 40-year old Tiffany Monson, of Malvern, was driving a 1995 Chrysler Concorde that left the road at around 11:30-a.m., near the intersection of 315th and Jahnke Avenue, and struck a tree.

Monson, and the passengers in her car, two females, ages 15 and 11, along with three males, ages 12, 10 and 9, were injured.  Only one of the vehicles’ occupants, a 15-year old female, was wearing a seatbelt. All of the crash victims with the exception of the 9-year old male, were transported to the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha. The other 9-year old was taken to Jennie Edmundson Hospital in Council Bluffs. The names of the children were not released, and a report on the victims’ conditions is not available.