Dubuque Accident

By: KCTN News
Aug 31st, 2018

A Guttenberg man was seriously injured in a two-vehicle accident that occured near Luxemburg.  50-year old Matthew Meier of Garnavillo was slowing for a construction zone on Highway 52 near Spoden Road, when his vehicle was rear-ended by a vehicle operated by 19-year old Austin Manders of Guttenberg.  The vehicles ended up in seperate ditches and the Meier vehicle rolled.  Manders was airlifted to Mercy in Dubuque following the crash.  Meier refused medical treatment.  Both vehicles involved were totaled. The accident occurd just after 5pm on Wednesday.   Manders was charged with failure to maintain control.