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Remsen Woman Taken To Hospital After Orange City Accident

Orange City, Iowa– A Remsen woman was taken to the hospital after an accident in Orange City on Saturday, November 26, 2022.

The Orange City Police Department reports that at about 11:55 a.m., 62-year-old Sandra Roder of Remsen was driving a 2012 Kia southbound on Arizona Avenue Northwest in Orange City. They tell us that 38-year-old Michael Monroe of Ashton was backing eastbound from a parking spot onto Arizona in a 2001 Ford pickup.

The report says that Monroe did not see Roder and backed into her vehicle.

The Orange City Ambulance took Roder to the Orange City Health System Hospital.

Roder’s Kia sustained $8000 in damages, and Monroe’s Ford pickup sustained $4500 in damages.

Monroe was charged with unsafe backing.