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Complete Scott County, IA accident reports and news.


Accidents in Scott County are a major cause of property damage, injury, and death each year

In Scott County, statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration show that traffic crashes remain a primary public safety issue. Car, truck, bicycle, pedestrian, and motorcycle accidents are all a common occurrence, despite improvements in vehicle safety features, road design, bicycle and pedestrian corridors, and traffic signs.

When an accident happens in Scott County, it is important to do the following immediately:

  • Remain at the crash scene;
  • Check on the condition of all people involved in the crash;
  • Call the police;
  • Exchange information with other drivers;
  • Get contact information from witnesses;
  • Inform your insurance company;
  • Get appropriate medical treatment, and track the details;
  • Take photos of vehicle damage and injuries;
  • Consider hiring a personal injury attorney.

An injury attorney handles all the details so that you don't have to.

After a Scott County accident, there are many issues that need to be handled immediately. Dealing with doctors, repair shops, car rental companies, police, and insurance companies is overwhelming, especially when someone is seriously injured. At this point, many injured people choose to hire a personal injury attorney whose job it is to handle the details and paperwork so that you can focus on recovery.

Personal injury lawyers offer a no-cost claim evaluation to help you.

Since there is no cost to speak with a lawyer, it is a good idea to learn more about your potential claim. Connect with an experienced Scott County personal injury lawyer who can provide you with information about your rights and options. Learn more here about the value of a no-cost legal claim evaluation.

Accident Reports by city

Most recent accident reports

Datesort ascending Type Headline
Thu, 11/24/2016 Drunk Driving Kevin Haslem, 23, seriously injured after being hit by alleged drunk driver Rodolfo Solis, 31, in Davenport, Iowa
Mon, 11/14/2016 Car Accident Several juveniles thrown from pickup bed in rollover crash on 260th Avenue near Princeton, Iowa
Sun, 09/11/2016 Motorcycle Accident Motorcyclists William Griffith, 57, and Ronald Fox, 59, killed when SUV driven by Darryl Wilson, 52, crosses into oncoming traffic on U.S. Highway 67 near Le Claire, Iowa
Sat, 07/23/2016 Motorcycle Accident Michael Dann, 28, and Trista Nath, 25, killed in motorcycle crash on Territorial Road in Le Claire, Iowa
Thu, 05/19/2016 Truck Accident Nicole R. Van Hamme, 28, dies in rear-end crash with stopped semi on I-80 fatal in Davenport, Iowa
Mon, 05/09/2016 Car Accident Angela Quinn, 43, and Aaron Quinn, 47, killed in multi-vehicle crash on I-80 near LeClaire, Iowa
Tue, 04/05/2016 Bus Accident Driver of car injured when vehicle strikes school bus carrying 30 students on East LeClaire Road in Eldridge, Iowa
Sun, 02/07/2016 Car Accident Mitchell Hayes, 18, killed, two teens injured, and Bret Schaefbauer, 19, arrested in single-vehicle crash on 155th Avenue in Eldridge, Iowa
Sun, 10/25/2015 Car Accident Erma Mooberry, 80, and Ronald Mooberry, 90, killed, and Jody Smith, 54, injured in crash with vehicles allegedly racing on Kimberly Road in Davenport, Iowa
Fri, 09/18/2015 Pedestrian Accident Patrick Frederick, 71, dies when struck by SUV in hit-and-run accident on 4th and Gaines Street in Davenport, Iowa
Wed, 09/16/2015 Car Accident Wreck closes lanes of Interstate 74 in Bettendorf, Iowa
Sun, 08/16/2015 Car Accident Michael Holcomb, 32, killed when SUV crashes into pole Rockingham Road in Davenport, Iowa
Fri, 08/14/2015 Truck Accident Ashley Escobar, 18, dead in crash involving semi and van on I-280 near West Locust exit in Davenport, Iowa
Thu, 08/06/2015 Motorcycle Accident Motorcyclist Ralph Butler, 80, dies days after crashing while avoiding vehicle that ran stop sign at Rockingham Road and Sturdevant Street in Davenport, Iowa
Thu, 07/23/2015 Car Accident Wreck on Interstate 80backs up traffic near Exit 306 near Le Claire, Iowa
Sat, 07/04/2015 Pedestrian Accident Mary LeMay, 74, killed in pedestrian collision with RV at truck stop in Davenport, Iowa
Wed, 04/29/2015 Car Accident One person dead after car crashes into ditch on I-74 in Bettendorf, Iowa
Thu, 04/02/2015 Car Accident Person seriously injured in single-car crash at Scott Park Road and 270th Street in Park View, Iowa
Tue, 10/21/2014 Car Accident A 4-year-old girl was airlifted to the hospital after a semi-truck, driven by Charles Yeoman, rear-ended the Jeep she rode in on Highway 61 in Scott County, Iowa
Thu, 10/09/2014 Pedestrian Accident Fannie Mae Brown, 74, killed in pedestrian accident in Davenport, Iowa