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CR accident leaves 2 in Mercy Hospital

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CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) - On Saturday, Nov. 15, a two vehicle accident occurred at 16th ave and 80th st SW in Cedar Rapids.

A 2014 GMC Sierra truck driven by Scott Meier, age 50, entered the intersection north bound and was struck by a 2004 Buick Regal west bound car driven by Cecil Perkins, age 86.

Both vehicles came to rest in the northwest corner of the intersection.

Cecil and Katherine Perkins were transported to Mercy Hospital in Cedar Rapids for what appeared to be serious injuries.

Both occupants in Perkins vehicle were not wearing seat belts.

Meier refused medical treatment at the scene of the accident.

The incident remains under investigation by the Linn County Sheriff's Office accident investigation team. 
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