ANITA - Emergency personnel responded to an accident early Thursday morning near Anita, according to officials at the Cass County Sheriff’s Office.

On Thursday afternoon officials said the accident occurred about 6:47 a.m. that morning and personnel from Anita Rescue and Medivac responded. An occupant or occupants in the vehicle were transported.

Other reports say the accident occurred near I-80 on Highway 148, involving a pick up pulling a trailer with construction equipment. While the driver was negotiating a turn, he somehow crossed the highway, struck a pole and came to rest in a creek. The trail became unhooked, and the pickup landed on top of it.