Injury accident 8-20-15

Last Updated: Saturday, October 31, 2015

The Dickinson County Sheriff's Office investigated a two vehicle accident that occurred on August 20, 2015 near the intersection of Hwy 9 & 310 Ave (N-14), west of Superior at approximately 4:42 PM.

Jacob Nutt (21), of Ruthven IA, was driving a 2007 International truck westbound on Hwy 9 and was waiting to turn south onto 310 Ave. Sheila Wilson (29), of Spirit Lake IA, was driving a 1999 Chevy Malibu westbound on Hwy 9. Wilson failed to stop and ran into the rear of the International. Wilson was extricated from the vehicle and transported by ambulance to Lakes Regional Healthcare in Spirit Lake. She was later flown to Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls with incapacitating injuries. Nutt was not injured.

The International, registered to Spencer Ag Center, had an estimated $20,000 damage. The Chevy, registered to Shawna Wilson, was totaled with an estimated $1400 damage.

Sheila Wilson was cited for failure to stop within an assured clear distance, driving while revoked and failure to show proof of insurance.

DCSO thanks the following for their assistance on scene: