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HARVEST TIME BRINGS TRAFFIC HAZARDS

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Harvest time is underway, and it’s a time drivers need to be aware of farm implements and trucks traveling on county roads.

Iowa State University Extension Ag Safety Specialist Chuck Schwab says roadway collisions are especially common:


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Schwab says failure to notice farm equipment that is turning left is another common type of roadway collision:


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In addition to roadway collisions, Schwab says the most common type of farm vehicle related accidents include roll-overs involving tractors, lawnmowers, and all terrain vehicles,