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Two hospitalized after Linn County crash

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LINN COUNTY (KWWL) -

A Cedar Rapids man was severely injured in a crash at Williams Boulevard and Dean Road.

The Linn County Sheriff's Office says 80-year-old Donald Beermann was turning onto Dean Road from northbound Williams Boulevard at around 9:40 p.m. Friday when his vehicle was struck by another driven by 17-year-old Bryce Allan Prokop of Ely who was headed south on Williams Boulevard.

Beermann and his passenger, 80-year-old Donna Beermann, were taken to St. Luke's Hospital. Donald was later transferred to University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City. Police say his injuries appear to be life threatening. Donna is expected to recover.

Prokop and two passengers in his vehicle were not injured.

Charges are pending. The accident remains under investigation.

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