Semi Accident

By: News Release
Apr 12th, 2019

On 4/11/19 at 12:27 PM the Fayette County Sheriff's Office took numerous 911 calls reporting a semi that had blown over in high winds on Hwy 150 north of 240th St.  An investigation determined that Lori Lynn Frank age 59 from Avoca, WI was operating a 2016 Freightliner  southbound on Hwy 150 when a cross wind caused the tractor and trailer to overturn in the roadway. Frank was not injured. There was an estimated $25,000 damage to the unit. The Sheriff's Office was assisted at the scene by the Iowa State Patrol, West Union Police Dept, Tri State Ambulance and West Union Fire Dept.