2 Vehicle Accident

On 06/22/2016 at 11:28 a.m. the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office was called to investigate a two vehicle accident that had occurred in the 4200 block of 360th Street. Upon investigation it was determined that a 2011 Ford Expedition driven by Larry Kent McAllister of Emmetsburg was pulling out of a private drive at 4270 360th Street when he failed to notice an eastbound 2000 Freightliner Conventional driven by Steven Duane Lytle of Spencer. Lytle made an attempt to avoid the accident but was unable to do so. Subsequently the trailer on the Freightliner sideswiped the Ford. Damage to the Ford is estimated at $900.00 and damage to the Freightliner and trailer is estimated at $1,100.00. No injuries were reported on scene. McAllister was issued a citation for failure to yield upon entering roadway.