Press Releases

Personal injury accident: 1-13-2011

DCSO investigated a single vehicle accident that occured near the intersection of hwy 9 and Hwy 71 (Jackson Y) at approximatley 3:43PM.

Roger Mitchell (62) of Superior Iowa was eastbound on Hwy 9 when the brakes on Mitchell's 1994 Chevrolet pickup failed.  To avoid a collision with turning traffic, Mitchell swerved onto the shoulder and rolled the pickup in the south ditch.

Mitchell was transported to Lakes Regional Healthcare by Ambulance with non-incapacitating injuries. $2,500 damage was estimated to the pickup.

DCSO thanks the following for their assistance on scene:

  • Superior Fire Department
  • Spirit Lake Ambulance

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