Milk Tanker Overturns Near Rock Valley
Date posted - November 15, 2012
The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reports that just before 6:10 AM, 58-year-old John O’Kane of Hartford, SD was driving a 2009 Peterbuilt semi‐tractor pulling a tanker carrying milk southbound on Fir Avenue, five miles south of Rock Valley.
O’Kane lost control. The semi entered the east ditch and overturned.
O’Kane sustained minor injuries and refused medical treatment.
The semi‐tractor and trailer sustained approximately $60,000 in damages. A culvert, owned by Sioux County, sustained approximately $1,000 in damages.
O’Kane was cited for failure to maintain control.
The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Iowa Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Enforcement Division.
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:Milk Tanker Overturns Near Rock Valley