Press Release - Feb 10, 2021

On Wednesday, February 10, 2021 at approximately 2:15 pm, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a report of a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of 220th Street and Washburn Avenue (Hwy 187) west of Masonville. According to the investigation, a 2016 Chevrolet Cruze operated by Samantha Watsabaugh of Humeston was traveling southbound on Washburn Avenue when she collided with a 2016 Freightliner operated by Luke Jensen of Indpendence, who had been northbound on Washburn Avenue and was turning westbound onto 220th Street. Only minor injuries were reported and Jensen was cited for Failure to Yield Right of Way to the Watsabaugh vehicle. The Buchanan County Sheriff’s Office was assisted at the scene by Iowa DNR Conservation Law Enforcement.