A two-vehicle collision occurred in Ontario on Monday, Aug. 29, at about 7 a.m.
Matthew James Ouimet (pronounced Wee-May), 39, of Ontario was operating a mid-sized SUV, traveling north on S. Garden Street/Highway 131. Approaching the intersection of South Street/Highway 33, he did not see a westbound vehicle driven by Stephanie Jean Steward, 51, of Lincoln, Ark., according to his police statement. Ouimet continued north through the intersection and struck the Steward vehicle.
Steward complained of possible injuries and was transported to Vernon Memorial Healthcare in Viroqua by Ontario Ambulance and was later released. No other injuries were reported.