NEWS

Sheriff Report

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office reports the following:

Saturday

2 p.m. — Michael James Prier, 33, of Washington, Iowa, was driving a blue 2016 Western Star milk tanker for Rocky Valley Express LLC out of Dyersville. The vehicle was traveling north on Umber Avenue, south of 165th Street. As it crested a hill, the road conditions became muddy due to recent warm weather, and the driver lost control. The vehicle went off the road to the right before striking small trees and rolling, landing on the passenger side. Damage was estimated at $250,000, totaling the vehicle.