Commercial motor vehicle accident northeast of Rock Valley – October 28

On Friday, October 28 at 8:05 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a commercial motor vehicle accident that occurred  at the intersection of 280th Street and Goldfinch Avenue, five miles northeast of Rock Valley, IA.

Levi Lang, age 21, of Tappen ND, was driving a 2022 International semi-tractor pulling a Wilson cattle trailer eastbound on 280th Street; he attempted turn right turn onto Goldfinch Avenue when the trailer tires entered the ditch, causing the trailer to  roll into the west ditch.

No injuries were reported.

Damage to the International and trailer was estimated at $100,000.

Lang was cited for failure to maintain control of a motor vehicle.