Tuesday afternoon accident in Atlantic


April 11th, 2012 by Ric Hanson

No injuries were reported following an accident Tuesday afternoon, in Atlantic. According to the Atlantic Police Department, vehicles driven by Phyllis Anderson and Amber Bishop, both of Atlantic,  collided at the intersection of 9th and Hazel Streets, when Anderson’s car was hit from behind by Bishop’s vehicle. The accident happened at around 2:45-pm, and the vehicles were headed west on 9th Street, and Anderson slowed down to talk to a someone. Police issued a warning to Anderson for operating on the wrong side of the street, and slowing or stopping on the roadway. Bishop was issued a warning for following too close. Damage from the collision amounted to $2,400.