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Semi Crash Results In Considerable Amount Of Property Damage (2)

Wed 4-3-2019

(Emmetsburg)-- No injuries were reported but there was considerable amount of property damage reported in a crash Tuesday involving a semi in Palo Alto county.

Authorities say Rhys Nehman of Everly was driving a 2010 International pulling a 2019 livestock trailer eastbound on 360th Street. Deputies say Nehman suddenly stepped on the brakes when another vehicle in front of him slowed, causing the rig to jackknife. The semi and trailer came to rest in the north ditch.

Damage to the semi tractor and trailer was estimated at $20,000.

Neman was cited for following too closely.

The Iowa State Patrol assisted on the scene.

The crash took place a little after 5:30 am.