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Published: Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013 10:41 a.m. CST • Updated: Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013 10:48 a.m. CST

No citations were issued after an accident 1:14 p.m. Wednesday on East Monroe Street.

According to a Creston Police report, James Orville Conley, 47, 410 S. Walnut St., driving a 1995 GMC, backed out of a private driveway, did not see a vehicle owned by United States Postal Service and hit the right rear of the vehicle.

Damage estimates are $300 to Conley’s vehicle and $1,500 to the United States Postal Service vehicle.

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Rachel Louise Wardlow, 72, 1426 Cromwell Rd., was cited for failure to yield making a left turn 3:25 p.m. Monday at the intersection of Wyoming Avenue and West Taylor Street.

According to a Creston Police report, Wardlow, driving a 2013 Dodge, turned south into a private drive into the path of a 2006 Chevrolet driven east on West Taylor by Lawrence John Cimock, 67, 610 N. Cedar St.

Damage estimates are $4,000 to both Cimock’s and Wardlow’s vehicles

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No citations were issued after an accident 6:53 p.m. Monday on Pole Road.

According to a Union County Sheriff report, Holly Ann Oliphant, 39, of Mount Ayr, driving a 2005 Dodge north on Pole Road, swerved to miss a deer in the roadway, causing the vehicle to enter the east ditch.

Damage estimate is $2,500 to Oliphant’s vehicle.

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