Worker Hit During Highway 3 Construction

June 5 - 8:17 a.m. - Arthur Alons of Sheldon was driving a 2009 Pontiac Vibe on Highway 3. As he approached the road construction area his foot slipped off the brake and hit the accelerator causing the car to accelerate and strike Jacquelin Thompson of Brooklyn. Thompson was working as a flagger for Manatts Road Construction. She was wearing reflective pants and coat with Alons hit her. Thompson was transported to Iowa Specialty Hospital - Clarion by the Renwick EMS. No citations were listed in the report.