On August 24, 2016 at 9:09am, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office investigated a one vehicle rollover 1/2 mile west of Emmetsburg on 360St. A 2007 Chevy Impala driven by Avery E. Ringlaben of Emmetsburg was west bound in the 4300-blk of 360 St, Ringlaben reached for her purse on the pasenger seat and lost control of the Chevy. The Chevy entered the north ditch and rolled into a drainage ditch coming to rest on the passenger side.
Ringlaben was checked by the Palo Alto County Ambulance, Emmetsburg Crew and released.
Ringlaben was issued a citation for Failure to Maintain Control.
The vehicle was deemed a total loss.
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