Bicyclist Injured In Sibley Area Accident On Highway 60
Date posted - July 27, 2012
The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office reports that 45-year-old Kim Watson of LeMars was driving a 2010 Chevrolet Impala, northbound on Highway 60, near mile marker 49, south of Sibley. Twenty-four-year-old Robert Barr of Omaha, Nebraska was riding a bicycle also northbound on Highway 60 when he was sideswiped by Watson’s vehicle.
Barr was thrown from his bike, landing on the shoulder of the highway. Barr was taken to the Osceola Community Hospital.
Barr’s bicycle sustained about $150 damage. Watson’s vehicle sustained about $750 damage.
Watson was ticketed for Failure to Yield to Over Taking Vehicle.
Sibley Ambulance assisted the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office at the scene.
No other injuries were reported.
Leave a ReplySheldon Broadcasting Company, Inc. appreciates your comments that abide by the following guidelines:
1. Avoid profanities or foul language.
2. Disagree, but avoid ad hominem (personal) attacks.
3. Threats are treated seriously and will be reported to law enforcement.
4. Spam and advertising are not permitted in the comments area.
These guidelines are very general and cannot cover every possible situation. Please don't assume that Sheldon Broadcasting Company, Inc. or its advertisers agrees with or otherwise endorses any particular comment. We reserve the right to filter or delete comments or to deny posting privileges entirely at our discretion. Please note that comments are reviewed by the selected staff and may not be posted immediately. If you feel your comment was filtered inappropriately, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Back to:Bicyclist Injured In Sibley Area Accident On Highway 60