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Alta, IA (KICD) — A two vehicle accident in Alta injures five people. On Monday afternoon, the Buena Vista County Sheriffs Office said 16-year old Isabel Hinkeldey of Alta was northbound on Peterson Street, and failed to yield to a westbound SUV, driven by 23-year old Codi Skaar, of Aurelia, and the vehicles collided in the intersection of Peterson Street and West Seventh Street.. Skaar, along with three passengers in the vehicle, 6-year old Lidia Drischer, 4-year olds Colton and Trevor Drischer, all of Aurelia were all taken by private vehicle to Buena Vista Regional Medical Center in Storm Lake for treatment of undisclosed injuries.  A passenger in Hinkeldey’s car, 15-year old Peyton Price of rural Alta was taken by ambulance to BVRMC. Hinkeldey was charged with failure to yield to a vehicle on the right. Damage to both vehicles was an estimated $5000.