Possible Injuries Reported In Single Vehicle Crash

Mon 10-29-2018

(Everly)-- Possible injuries were reported in a single vehicle crash Saturday near Everly.

The Clay County Sheriff's Office says 27-year-old Derek Maynes of Salome, Arizona was driving a 2017 Dodge Ram pickup westbound on 345th Street and was approaching the T-intersection with 140th Avenue. Authorities say Maynes was unable to slow down enough to make the turn. The vehicle went airborne off the intersection. It landed in a ditch where it hit a street sign and a utility box. The vehicle continued over a fence and into a field before coming to rest.

$2,000 in damage was estimated to the pickup.

Maynes was cited for failure to maintain control.

The crash took place around 7:40 am.

Everly Fire and Rescue and Spencer EMS assisted on the scene.