The Black Hawk County Sheriff's department responded to a traffic accident with injuries earlier today (Friday, August 5th)

Around 7:30 A.M., Black Hawk County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a call on the northbound off ramp onto River Forest Rd. on a report of a personal injury traffic accident.

A motorcycle operated by Todd Caldwell, 53,  of rural Waterloo had been westbound on I-380 and took the River Forest Rd. exit to go into Evansdale. The motorcycle was going too fast and Mr. Caldwell was unable to negotiate a curve. The motorcycle left the roadway and rolled over.

Mr. Caldwell received several cuts on his head and face but refused medical attention.