The drivers have been identified in Monday morning’s head-on collision in Greene County.
According to the Jefferson Police Department, A 2017 Chevrolet Impala, driven by 40-year-old Sharon Bieret of Wall Lake, was traveling east on Highway 30. A 2019 Chevrolet Equinox, driven by 69-year-old Boleslaw Bobolinski of West Des Moines, that was heading west on the highway, and tried to pass a westbound semi-tractor and trailer. Bobolinski went into the eastbound lanes to pass the semi and collided head-on with the Impala about ¼-mile west of Grimmell Road around 10:36am. Both vehicles entered the north ditch.
Bieret and three passengers, including an infant, along with Bobolinski, were taken to Greene County Medical Center by Greene County Ambulance with non-life threatening injuries at the scene. All occupants were wearing seat belts at the time of the crash. Both vehicles were a total loss. Bobolinski was cited for unsafe passing.
The Greene County Sheriff’s office and Jefferson Fire Department assisted by the scene.