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Newton fender-bender

June 23, 2011

Photo by Nash Dunn.

Newton Police Capt. Kevin Yarborough inspects a car accident in front of the First United Methodist Church in Newton Thursday.

A woman driving a black Toyota Camry was driving down N. Main Ave. when she slammed into the back of Honda Civic parked in front of First Methodist.

Newton fire department and police department responded to the accident. There were no injuries.


Looks like Newton...

June 27, 2011 by Backbone (not verified), 3 years 17 weeks ago
Comment: 498

...could use a few more ill-timed and excessively long stop lights to prolong the trip through Downtown.

Has anybody considered that the numebr of traffic lights in Nwton is too many and it ticks drivers off so they speed up to get through town quicker and VOILA, accidents like above.

Of course if you ask ole Glenn Pattishall, you are gonna get "Its not MY fault, its the state DOT" who puts the light in. More buck passing.

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