Highway Patrol Accident & Arrest Report
State Troopers investigated one accident and made two arrests in the area counties.
An accident in Carroll County left the driver injured Thursday night. Fifty-six year old Steven Nier of Tina had minor injuries in the accident that happened about 10:15 pm at Route C and Z. Nier was taken to Carroll County Memorial Hospital for treatment. At about 12:35 this morning, Troopers arrested Nier for alleged DWI and failure to stop resulting in a crash. He was processed and released at the hospital for treatment.
In Linn County, Troopers arrested 45 year old Debra Rako of Bellville, Illinois at about 3:15 pm Thursday for alleged DWI with drugs, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and speeding. Rako was processed and released.