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Jeep and Livestock Trailer Damaged In Accident

Osceola Sheriff Car 72-2Osceola County, Iowa — The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office investigated an accident on Wednesday, August 5th.

According to the Osceola Sheriff’s Office, at about 12:30 pm on Wednesday, 34-year-old Kyle Marcus was driving a 2002 Peterbilt Conventional Semi southbound on Highway 59 hauling a livestock trailer owned by Marcus Farms Trucking of Marcus, Iowa. An unknown driver was driving a 2003 Jeep Liberty, owned by Carlos Larreynaga Quintero of Worthington, was northbound on Highway 59. The report states that the Jeep crossed the center line and hit the livestock trailer then came to rest in a bean field on the west side of the highway. The driver of the Jeep left the scene.

The livestock trailer received $20,000 damage. The Jeep received $5000 damage.

No injuries were reported.