Iowa Motorcycle Accident in Parkersburg
Posted on May 08, 2011
A 30-year-old man from Parkersburg (Kristopher Walters) died after a van turning left crossed the center line and the two collided head-on. The accident is reported by the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier on April 13, 2011. The van was driven by a Parkersburg man. The crash occurred at the intersection of Highway 14-57 and Top Air Road at the west end of Parkersburg. The collision time was around 6:50 pm and the van was heading west.
What do we take from this collision and death?
- ü Everyone needs to slow down a notch.
- ü Motorcyclists need to run with their headlight on.
- ü Motorists need to drive with extra caution, always looking for motorcycles and hesitating to really look before turning or heading through an intersection.
- ü We all need to put down the cell phones and drive.