4 Vehicle Accident

Written by Theresa Rose on August 30, 2016

Four vehicles were damaged and one person received minor injuries in an accident that occurred at 11:20 Tuesday morning.  According to Mt. Pleasant Police Karla Ipino of Belize was driving west on Washington Street and failed to stop at the red light at the intersection with Walnut Street.  The truck she was driving struck a car driven by Connie Putney of Mt. Pleasant.  The Putney car then struck a truck driven by Ronnie Gadbaw of New London.  As a result the Ipino truck then collided with a truck driven by Dean Vantiger of New London.  Vantiger and Gadbaw were both stopped for the red light. Paramedics examined and treated Mrs. Putney at the scene for minor injuries.  Total damages were estimated at over $20,000.