Archives for December 2015

Pedestrian Accident Kills One in Council Bluffs

Pedestrian Accident kills one in Council Bluffs A Council Bluffs pedestrian died after being hit by a pickup truck on Friday night. Details of the December 11, 2015 pedestrian accident: The pedestrian was hit by a pickup truck on Friday evening The accident happened at 35th and Broadway in Council Bluffs The victim was crossing […]

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Driving in unseasonably warm and mixed weather

The state of Iowa has experienced unseasonably warm and mixed weather this winter. Fog covered most of the state over the weekend, and it was a reminder how it affects driving. Driving in the fog is much like driving blind, and it’s important to remember these rules: Avoid high beam lights in foggy conditions Allow […]

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Nearly 300 traffic fatalities in Iowa

Nearly 300 traffic fatalities in Iowa so far The Iowa DOT has reported 297 fatalities in Iowa, so far this year. This is a 5 percent decrease from 2015, which had 313 fatalities as of December 8. Of the 297 fatalities, the following seat belt usage reports are: 106 with belt 95 without belt 21 […]

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