On Monday, May 10, at 9:50 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, two miles south of Hospers, IA.
Riley Robert, age 75, of Hartley, IA was driving a 2001 Dodge Dakota in the right lane southbound on Highway 60. Roger Jensen, age 72, of Askov, MN was driving a 2004 Peterbilt semi-truck in the left lane southbound on Highway 60. Robert merged into the left lane and struck Jensen.
No injuries were reported,
The Dodge sustained approximately $5,000 in damage. The Peterbilt sustained an estimated $8,000 in damage.
Robert was cited for making improper lane change.