Friday Crash Injures 2

A crash Friday afternoon in Linn county sent two people to the hospital. State troopers say 80-year old Paul Lambert of Brookfield was crossing US 36 on route FF about 3 miles east of Brookfield just before 4pm Friday. He drove his F-350 pickup into the path of an eastbound Chrysler Concorde driven by 74-year old Darlene McCollum of Brookfield. The car was totaled, and McCollum and a five-year old boy riding in the car were taken by ambulance to Pershing Hospital. Lambert was not injured.