Car hit by semi in Bremer County

Woman seriously injured.

Posted: Dec 7, 2017 10:29 AM
Updated: Dec 7, 2017 10:38 AM

DENVER, Iowa – A car/semi collision seriously injured a woman Wednesday morning.

The Bremer County Sheriff’s Office says it took place around 10:48 am at the intersection of Highway 63 and 250th Street. 57-year-old Russell Schmitz of Wellsburg was driving a semi north on the highway while 61-year-old Kay Michel of Waterloo was driving west. The Sheriff’s Office says Michel entered the intersection and was hit on the driver’s side by Schmitz’ semi.

Michel was taken to Allen Hospital in Waterloo, then flown to Iowa City for treatment. Schmitz was not harmed.

Denver Ambulance and Fire assisted the scene.

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