Medical condition causes crash in Adair County


January 31st, 2012 by Ric Hanson

A Union County woman suffered what were described as “incapacitating” injuries during an accident Monday afternoon, southwest of Macksburg, in Adair County. According to the Iowa State Patrol, 34-year old Hidie Lemon, of Creston, was traveling north on York Avenue near 320th Avenue at around 3:30-p.m., when she lost consciousness due to a medical condition.

The Patrol says Lemon’s 1998 Chevy CRS entered the east ditch. Lemon was transported by ambulance to the Greater Regional Medical Center in Creston. Her car sustained about $1,500 damage during the accident. No citations were issued.