A 39-year-old man was driving his car on Interstate 80 in Council Bluffs when his car swerved and hit a car parked along the shoulder. The Missouri Valley man was trying to get something from the passenger side of the car just before hitting the parked car.
vehicle then went to the left across two lane of traffic and came to a stop in the median.
He was transported to Alegent Health Mercy Hospital, Council Bluffs, by Council Bluffs Fire and Rescue, where he was, reports said, treated for facial lacerations and a broken neck, then released with a neck brace.
The police wrote him a ticket for failure to maintain control. The accident happened early in the morning.