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Semi Rollover at Hwy 86 and state line

DCSO investigated a single vehicle accident on Hwy 86 at the MN state line. At approximately 5:09 PM on December 19 2011, Brady VanSloten (33) of Ireton IA was driving a 2005 Peterbuilt Semi Tractor/Trailer southbound on Hwy 86 through the state line curves.  VanSloten lost control on the second curve, tipping the truck onto its side.  The truck was loaded with wet cake. VanSloten received non-incapacitating injuries in the accident and was transported by ambulance to LRH ER. VanSloten was cited for Fail to maintain control and Failure to maintain a seat belt.

DCSO thanks the following for their assistance on scene:

  • Dickinson County Emergency Management
  • Iowa State Patrol
  • Minnesota State Patrol
  • Jackson County Sheriff's Office
  • Spirit Lake Ambulance
  • Spirit Lake Fire Department
  • Spirit Lake First Responders
  • Jennings Tow & Repair

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