ROCK VALLEY—Two people received minor injuries in a two-vehicle collision about 10:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 1, on Highway 18, about six miles west of Rock Valley.
Seventy-nine-year-old Kermit Wilson Eastman of Sioux Falls, SD, was driving west when his 2013 Volvo semitruck struck the rear of a manure spreader being pulled by a John Deere 8410 farm tractor driven by 54-year-old Timothy Jay Koenen of Hawarden as Koenen attempted to turn left onto a field driveway, according to the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office.
The two drivers reported minor injuries and sought medical attention on their own.
Eastman was cited for following too close.
The tractor and manure spreader received an estimated $30,000 damage.
The semi received an estimated $60,000 damage.