CHARLES CITY – A Charles City man was issued a ticket after a $5,000 auto accident.
The incident took place on June 28, 2021. At 3:27 PM that day, officers with the Charles City Police Department investigated a two-vehicle traffic accident at the 900 block of Kelly Street. A silver 2013 Dodge Journey, driven by 74-year-old Kenneth Boggess of Charles City, was traveling eastbound on Kelly Street and turning into the Hy-Vee Pharmacy pick-up when it was struck by a gold 2012 Ford F150, driven by 63-year-old Orville Hills of Charles City, who was attempting to pass it on its left side.
No injuries were reported.
The estimated cost of damage is $5,000.
Hillis was issued a citation for unsafe passing.