(Ottumwa)—Two people were injured Wednesday afternoon shortly before 1:00 p.m. on highway 34 just east of Ottumwa.
The Iowa State Patrol says 74 year old Floyd Hattan of Wilmington, Illinois was westbound on highway 34 and pulling an airstream trailer. The left rear tire of the trailer drove onto the south shoulder causing Hattan to steer to the right and hit the trailer brakes. Hattan then lost control of his pickup truck and drove back onto the pavement and onto the north shoulder. The pickup then went back to the left and rolled over.
Injured was Hatten and a passenger Linda A. Hattan. Both were taken by ambulance to Ottumwa Regional Health center for treatment of injuries.
Hattan was charged with Failure to maintain control.