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Bettendorf: Accident At River Drive & 6th Street-UPDATED

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Update 6/20/14 Officials say no charges will be filed in connection with the accident that happened on Monday.

Police say the accident was caused due to a medical issue with the driver of the pickup truck that made him lose control of the vehicle.

The accident remains under investigation.

Update 3:45 p.m.
Officials have released more information about an accident that shut down River Dr. in Bettendorf for about two hours Monday, June 16, 2014. Around 1:27 p.m. a Ford Taurus collided with a Ford pick-up in the 500 block of River Dr. The city says the westbound pick-up crossed the centerline and hit the eastbound Taurus head-on. Both drivers had to be extricated from their vehicles and were taken to the hospital. There is no information on their conditions.

Update 3:26 p.m.
The City of Bettendorf says River Dr. is back open to traffic. Look for an update on what happened on KWQC-TV6 at 4 p.m.

Officials have confirmed a traffic accident on River Drive in Bettendorf at 6th Street.

We are told River Drive closed from 6th Street to McClellan in Davenport because of the accident

Bettendorf Police say there are injuries involved.

Officials are asking motorists to avoid the area.

Stay tuned to KWQC-TV6 and kwqc.com for updates as we receive them.
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