Scottsbluff Police investigated two injury accidents during the 7:00 hour Thursday morning.
Sergeant Steve Lopez says the first one occurred at 1818 3rd Ave when a Honda CRT driven by 67 year old Marsha Green of Scottsbluff was backing out of the driveway and struck an unidentified 38 year old Scottsbluff woman walking on the sidewalk. The pedestrian was transported to Regional West due to pain to her upper body.
Lopez says the other accident at 07:48 occurred at the intersection of Ave H and W 25th ST in reference to a motor vehicle accident. The investigation found that a westbound 2005 Chevy Impala driven by 26 year old Laura Morehead of Scottsbluff and a southbound 2000 Mitsubishi LSX driven by 18 year old Christopher Gutierrez (18) of Scottsbluff collided in the middle of the intersection .
Morehead was issued a citation for failure to yield and she was transported to Regional West after complaining of pain to her midsection. Morehead was not listed in the hospital directory Monday evening. Both vehicles were totaled and towed from the scene.