Lights and Sirens

Two Semis Hit Mirrors

sioux county sheriff emblemRock Valley, Iowa — The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident near Rock Valley on Tuesday, February 16th.

The Sheriff’s Office reports that at about 7:01 am on Tuesday, 55-year-old Michael Ebel of Ireton was driving a 2009 Sterling semi-tractor pulling a feed trailer northbound on Elmwood Avenue, two miles south of Rock Valley. Sixty-three-year-old Galen Drent of Hull was driving a 2003 Freightliner semi-tractor pulling a flatbed trailer southbound on Elmwood Avenue. According to the report, when the two met, their driver’s side mirrors struck.

The Sterling received $1500 damage; the Freightliner received $500 damage.

No injuries were reported.