MARION, IA : Anamosa man to face charges after head-on crash in Marion on Thursday, 26th October 2023
An Anamosa man faces drunk driving charges after a head-on crash in Marion Thursday night.
The Linn County Sheriff’s office said it happened at around 8 p.m. on East Post Road between Cottage Grove Avenue and Cottage Grove Woods.
The sheriff’s office said 39-year-old Derrick Dawdy was driving a white Ford F150 southbound on East Post Road when the vehicle crossed the centerline, hitting a van that was in the northbound lane.
Both drivers declined to go to the hospital. Officials said they believe both drivers were wearing seatbelts at the time of the crash.