Commercial Motor Vehicle accident east of Hull – November 5

On Saturday, November 5, at 5:04 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Ironwood Avenue, two miles east of Hull, IA.

Paul Meyer, age 27, of Hull, was driving a 2014 Peterbilt 389 semi-truck pulling a 2013 Wilson trailer loaded with pigs southbound on Ironwood Avenue. Meyer reported wwhen he met a vehicle traveling northbound on Ironwood Avenue that was in his lane of travel, he overcorrected is vehicle and the trailer entered the west ditch where it rolled onto its side.

Meyer reported minor injuries and declined further medical attention.

The Peterbilt and trailer sustained approximately $80,000 in damage.

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Hull Fire Department and Hull Ambulance.