Press Releases

injury accident 9-22-2012

DCSO investigated a single vehicle accident that occurred at approximately 1:08AM on 9-22-2012 near the intersection of 260 Ave (M-56) and 190 st. 


Andrew Bowman (21) of Perry Kansas was driving a 2002 Dodge Intrepid Eastbound on 190 st.  Bowman failed to stop at the stop sign, went through the intersection and lost control.  Bowman went into the ditch and rolled the vehicle.  Bowman was trapped inside with his arm pinned under the vehicle.  Officers and responders on scene lifted the vehicle and freed Bowman's arm.  Bowman was transported to LRH by ambulance with incapacitating injuries.  Damage to the Dodge was estimated at $6000.

The accident remains under investigation.


DCSO thanks the following for their assistance on scene:

Arnolds Park Police

Okoboji Police

LRH Ambulance

Milford Rescue

Bob's Auto body of Milford

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