- Last Updated on Tuesday, 29 November -0001 18:00
- Published on Thursday, 13 January 2011 19:24
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