Semi Driver Rolls Truck, Trying to Turn Rig Around
Buchanan County authorities are charging a Northeast Iowa truck driver, for an accident earlier this month.
It happened at about 2:30pm October 14th, at 145th Street and Fairbank/Amish Boulevard, southeast of Fairbank.
The driver, Milan Hageman of Ossian, was driving southbound on Fairbank/Amish Boulevard, when he tried to turn the rig around by backing his trailer onto 145th Street.
The trailer went into the ditch, which caused the semi to overturn.
No one was injured. Hageman is being charged with Failure to Maintain Control, and Striking Fixtures.
The Buchanan County Sheriff’s Office was assisted at the scene by the Iowa DOT Commercial Vehicle Enforcement, Fairbank Fire Department and Buchanan County Emergency Management.
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