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La Porte City teen injured in two car accident

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BLACK HAWK COUNTY (KWWL) -

A La Porte City teen was injured in a two car accident at the intersection of Dysart and Reinbeck Roads on Monday.

The Black Hawk County Sheriff's Office says Sheldon Merchant, 18, of Dysart, was northbound on Dysart Road when a car driven by Dalton Adams, 16, of Buckingham, which was eastbound on Reinbeck Road, failed to stop and collided with Merchants car.

Both cars went into the ditch and Adams' vehicle rolled.

Neither Adams or Merchant were hurt.  A 14-year old in Adams' car had cuts on his right hand.  He was treated at the scene.  Deputies say all three were wearing their seat belts.

Adams is charged with disobeying a stop sign.

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