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Iowa Father Arrested After Go-Cart Crash Injured Toddler Son

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

A Red Oak, Iowa man has been arrested following a go-cart crash that seriously injured his 2-year-old son.

Police say 35-year-old Michael Soar was arrested early Tuesday morning on suspicion of felony child endangerment and serious injury by vehicle.

Authorities say Soar and his son were riding a go-cart the night of September 5th, when it hit a parked car. The toddler was flown by helicopter to a trauma center in Omaha.

Shawn Soar suffered minor injuries and was treated at the Montgomery County Memorial Hospital. He is being held in the Montgomery County Jail on $10,000 bond.

A public phone listing for Soar could not be found.


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