New Hartford Man Dies After Vehicle Hits Field Cultivator Tuesday Night
04/23/2014 - A New Hartford man has died from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident shortly before 9 o'clock last (Tue) night on "S" Avenue, 2 miles north of Morrison in Grundy County. Sheriff Rick Penning tells KLMJ/KQCR News that 78-year Robert Adams died at Grundy County Memorial Hospital after the S-U-V he was driving struck the rear of a field cultivator being pulled behind a tractor operated by 63-year old Michael Freed of Grundy Center. Passenger in the Adams vehicle, 66-year old Janet Adams also from New Hartford was transferred to University Hospitals in Iowa City with unknown injuries. Freed declined medical treatment.
Photo Credit: Grundy County Sheriff's Office.