Two Vehicle Accident TuesdayWritten by Theresa Rose on June 8, 2016
Mt. Pleasant Police investigated a two vehicle accident Tuesday at about 4 pm at the intersection of Washington and Walnut Streets. Delpha Wallingford was driving West on Washington, attempting to turn south onto Walnut when her vehicle was hit by a pickup truck driven by Russell Yansky of Iowa City. Yanksky was headed east. A witness said the stoplight at that intersection had turned red for east/west traffic before both vehicles entered the intersection. Both drivers were cited for failing to obey a traffic control device. No one was hurt.