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UPDATE: Two taken to hospital after crash in Linn County

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UPDATE: Two people have been taken to the hospital after a crash in Linn County. 

Three others refused medical attention. 

Police say 31-year-old Nar Basnet was driving a Ford Focus and failed to yield to 31-year-old Miranda Reed who was driving a Chevy Trailblazer. 

The Trailblazer was pushed into the median upon impact ending up on the shoulder of Williams Blvd.

Basnet and passenger Mon Basnet were taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries. 

Reed and her two passengers refused medical treatment. 

Everyone was wearing their seatbelt. 

The Linn County Sheriff's Office is investigating the crash and charges are pending. 


Up to five people are hurt after a crash in Cedar Rapids, according to preliminary information from police.

It happened near Highway 30 on US 151 around 12:35 p.m.

At least two vehicles were involved in the accident, reported to police as an SUV and a car. 

The extent of the injuries is unknown at this point. 

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