Car rear ends tractor on county blacktop near Dallas Center

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A car is loaded onto a flatbed tow truck after striking a tractor from the rear Saturday about 6 p.m. on County Road R22 east of Dallas Center.

A car struck a slow-moving tractor from behind Saturday about 6 p.m. on County Road R22 east of Dallas Center.

The cause of the collision is under investigation at this hour. There were no injuries, according to the Iowa State Patrol, lead agency on the incident.

The farm implement sustained minor damage and left the scene shortly after the mishap.

Airbags deployed in the auto, according to emergency responders on scene.

Fire fighters mopped up after the car was loaded on a flatbed tow truck, sweeping debris from the roadway and spreading an absorbent material to soak up spilled fluids.

Agencies assisting the Iowa State Patrol included the Dallas County Sheriff, Dallas County EMS, Dallas Center First Responders and Dallas Center Fire Department.

ThePerryNews.com will update this story as information becomes available.

Emergency responders mopped up after a car rear ended a slow-moving tractor about 6 p.m. Saturday on County Road R22 east of Dallas Center.
Emergency responders mopped up after a car rear ended a slow-moving tractor about 6 p.m. Saturday on County Road R22 east of Dallas Center.
Air bags deployed in the collision of a car with a tractor near Dallas Center Saturday evening, likely preventing serious injury to the driver of the auto.
Air bags deployed in the collision of a car with a tractor near Dallas Center Saturday evening, likely preventing serious injury to the driver of the auto.

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    • My guess it was probably chore time and was heading to feed livestock at another farm…I guess they are even hungry during the winter…Who knew!

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