Press Releases

Double fatality accident 4-17-2013

DCSO investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at approximately 6:59 PM on April 17 in the 1800 block of 310 Ave (N-14).

Two vehicles were involved, one being a northbound semi tractor/trailer and the other a southbound passenger vehicle.  The two occupants of the passenger vehicle were killed in the accident.  The driver of the semi was unharmed.


The accident remains under investigation.


More details will be released on this website after next of kin has been notified.



DCSO thanks the following for their assistance on scene:

Iowa State Patrol

Superior Rescue

Superior Fire Department

Milford Rescue - Extrication unit

Spirit Lake Ambulance

Jennings Repair & Tow



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