injury accident 3-20-13

DCSO investigated a single vehicle crash that happened on 3-20-2013 at approximately 11:48AM.  Josie Krivolavy (33) of Arnolds Park was driving a 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee southbound on Hwy 71 in the 2400 block.  The Jeep had a tire blowout.  Krivolavy lost control of the Jeep and left the roadway, hitting the outer slope of the road ditch and a fence, coming to rest in a picked cornfield.  Krivolavy was transported by private vehicle to Lakes Regional Healthcare with non-incapacitating injuries.  The damage to the Jeep was estimated at $2500 and damage to the fence, owned by Jack Johnson of Milford, was estimated at $100.


DCSO thanks the following for their assistance on scene:

Milford Police

Arnolds Park Police

Spirit Lake Ambulance

Milford Fire Department

Milford Rescue

Location & Contact Info

Dickinson County Sheriff's Office

Physical Address
1802 Hill Avenue, Suite 1200
Spirit Lake, IA 51360

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 214
Spirit Lake, IA 51360

(t) 712-336-2793
(f) 712-336-1946

Search the DCSO Website

Dickinson County E-911

Need a new address for a building project or a green 911 sign for your property? Visit the E-911 website to learn more.

Emergency Management

For weather conditions and forecasts as well as information on preparing for disasters, visit the DCEM website.


We use nixle to alert the public of dangerous situations and to communicate other important information. SIGN UP NOW or VIEW MESSAGES.