Pickup hits semi in north Iowa

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DES MOINES, Iowa – One person was injured Wednesday in a truck/semi collision in Hancock County.

The Iowa State Patrol says a semi driven by 47-year-old Thomas John Allevan of Blue Earth, MN was exiting a farm business driveway at 2445 210th Street when it was struck by the westbound truck driven by 27-year-old Justin Thomas Wellik of Garner, Iowa.  Wellik’s pickup went into the south ditch and rolled over, coming to rest on its left side.

Wellik was hurt in the crash and was taken to Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa.  Details on his condition have not been released.  Alleven has been cited for failure to yield upon entering a through highway.

The accident happened around 6 pm Wednesday.

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