Snow and ice covered roads caused a semi to jackknife into the median of a highway in Bremer County.


Deputies were called out just before 11:30am Thursday (Feb. 7), to the accident scene on Highway 218 near Highway 3, just west of Waverly. 39 year old Lano Reed of Indianapolis, Indiana, had lost control of his 2014 Freightliner on the icy highway.

The rig jackknifed onto the shoulder and median of Highway 218. No other vehicles were involved in the accident.

Reed was not injured.

The accident was investigated by the Bremer County Sheriff, with assistance from the Iowa State Patrol, and the Iowa Department of Transportation.