Two injured in Brown County accident
At approximately 9:40 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 30, a one-vehicle injury accident was reported on U.S. Highway 73 in the vicinity of 195th Road.
Lamar Howell, 54, of Gadsden, Ala., was driving a pickup and trailer in the northbound lane when he lost control and left the roadway ending up in the bottom of the ditch on the west side of the highway. Howell and his passenger, James Nolan, 42 of Jacksonville, Ala., were transported to the Hiawatha Hospital by ambulance for non-life threatening injuries.
The accident is under investigation by the Brown County Sheriff’s Office. Hiawatha Fire Department, Town and County Ambulance, Squad 48 and Sac and Fox Police Department assisted.