Accident

On September 23, 2022, at 06:33 AM, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of 300th street and 530th avenue. Gustavo Cardoso-Sanchez (37) of Humboldt, was driving a 2011 International semi westbound in the 5300 block of 300th street. Due to inattentiveness, Cardoso-Sanchez failed to obey the stop sign at 530th avenue and 300th street. Cardoso-Sanchez ran the stop sign and slid into the northwest ditch, where the vehicle came to rest after striking a box culvert. There was an estimated $10,000 damage done to Cardoso-Sanchez’s semi. No injuries were reported in the accident. Gustavo Cardoso-Sanchez was issued a citation for Failure to Obey Stop Sign, which is a Simple Misdemeanor.

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