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One injured after crashing into garage Tuesday

GTNS photo by Gretchen Teske

One was taken to the Washington County Hospital after crashing into a garage in the 800 block of E. Madison Street in Washington on Tuesday, June 4.
GTNS photo by Gretchen Teske One was taken to the Washington County Hospital after crashing into a garage in the 800 block of E. Madison Street in Washington on Tuesday, June 4.

A Washington man with outstanding warrants was transported to the Washington County Hospital after crashing his vehicle into a garage in the 800 block of East Madison Street Tuesday.

At 10:44 a.m. on Tuesday, June 4, Christopher Robert Lawrence Reed crashed his vehicle into the back of a garage. During the crash, Reed’s vehicle then crashed into a parked truck, which hit a second garage.

Reed was arrested on an Iowa City Police Department warrant for a probation revocation reference of theft in the fourth degree with bond of $1,000 out of Iowa City. Reed also has local charges pending for driving under suspension six times and failure to maintain control. He was taken to the Washington County Hospital via private vehicle.

Responding to the scene were the Washington Police Department, Washington Fire Department, Washington County Ambulance, Washington Rescue and Moore’s Towing.