70-year-old driver dead, woman injured after head-on car crash in Scott County

Bettendorf, IA – Bettendorf Police Department officials said the fatal accident occurred on Saturday.

It happened near the intersection of Lincoln Road and Parkway Drive. 

Bettendorf Police Department officers responded to a report of a crash.

The responding officers discovered that Honda Ridgeline and Toyota Highlander crashed at the location.

The 70-year-old driver of the Honda Ridgeline was driving north on 18th St. when he left the roadway, then drove back onto the road and struck the Toyota Highlander head-on.

He suffered life-threatening injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The 66-year-old female driver of the Toyota Highlander suffered injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The victims’ names have not yet been released.

This incident remains under investigation.

This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available. 

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