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No Injuries Reported In Collision Of Two Semis

Wed 10-7-2020

(Rock Rapids)-- Two semis were totaled in a collision Monday on Highway 9 at Jay Avenue in Lyon county.

Authorities say 64-year-old Valentine Jenniges of Ellsworth, Minnesota was driving a 2005 Peterbilt pulling a 2009 Timpe grain trailer westbound on Highway 9 and 67-year-old Anthony Bosch of Brandon, South Dakota was driving a 2011 Kenworth semi tractor pulling a 2016 Wilson grain trailer northbound on Jay Avenue. Deputies say Bosch failed to stop at the stop sign and the two rigs, both loaded with corn, collided in the intersection.

No injuries were reported.

Numerous agencies assisted on the scene, including the Rock Rapids Fire Department.