A citation for failure to obey stop sign and yield right of was was issued to Charles Daniel Lang, 80, of Creston following an accident 3:37 p.m. Thursday on the corner of East Taylor and South Vine streets.
According to a Creston Police report, Lang stopped his 1998 Dodge at the stop sign on South Vine Street. He explained to officers that before he turned onto East Taylor Street, he looked and did not see anyone coming. Thomas Danny Sitzman, 36, of Corning was traveling westbound in a 2008 Ford. Sitzman said he saw Lang pull into the intersection, but was too late to avoid hitting his vehicle. Both vehicles had to be towed from the scene, but the drivers said they were uninjured.
Estimated damages were $2,000 for Lang’s vehicle and $4,000 for Sitzman’s vehicle.