Accident

On Monday, June 13, 2022, at 6:48 p.m. the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office received a call of a vehicle versus goat accident in the 5200-blk of 280th Street. After investigation, it was determined Theodore Riley of Emmetsburg, IA. was westbound on 280th Street and had just crossed the intersection of 530th Avenue when two goats emerged in the roadway from the north ditch. Riley’s 2001 Chevrolet K1500 pickup collided with the two goats causing an estimated $1,500 in damage. The owner of the goats was contacted and removed the deceased goats from the roadway. No injuries we reported at the scene.