Kurtz: Be Alert At Intersections With Tall Corn

Date posted - August 8, 2016

corn fieldNorthwest Iowa — The corn crop in northwest Iowa, for the most part, is looking pretty good these days. ┬áBut that tall Iowa corn can present a real hazard for drivers, according to one Iowa State Patrol Trooper.

Trooper Vince Kurts says the combination of tall corn and uncontrolled gravel intersections, can lead to disaster.

Kurtz talks about the best way to avoid crashes at these intersections.

He says there is one question that always comes up when talking about tall corn and uncontrolled intersections.

Trooper Kurtz says your best course of action for avoiding possible tragedy at these intersections, and every intersection, is to be prepared to stop, whether or not you have the legal right of way.

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