Crash In Palo Alto County Results In Three People Having To Be Helped Out Of A Vehicle

Tue 12-31-2019

(Emmetsburg)-- No serious injuries were reported in a single vehicle crash early yesterday (Mon.) in Palo Alto county.

Authorities say 44-year-old Florence Ruiz Xon of Estherville was driving a 2007 Ford Escape eastbound in the 4500 block of 280th Street when the vehicle slid sideways into the south ditch and came to rest on its side.

Ruiz Xon and two passengers were helped out of the vehicle by the Graettinger Fire Department.

Damage to the vehicle was estimated at $1,500.

Ruiz Xon was cited for failure to maintain control.

The crash took place shortly before 5:00 am.