The O’Brien County Sheriff’s Office reports that 30-year-old Nolen Harms of Primghar was attempting to turn into a driveway in the 400 block of Third Street Northwest in Primghar when he lost control on the ice and struck a telephone pole.
Harms made no attempt to call to report the accident. Someone else reported the accident 9 hours after the fact.
Harms received no injuries and was wearing safety restraints.
Harms vehicle received an estimated $1000 damage. The pole, owned by Iowa Telecom sustained about $2,000 damage.