Emergency Teams Race to Aid at Semi Roll-Over Accident

Sigourney Fire/Rescue along with Keokuk County Ambulance, Keokuk County Sheriff’s Deputies and Sigourney Police were notified at 2:13 a.m. on Thursday, March 27 of a semi roll-over accident north of the Sigourney city limits on Hwy. 149. Driver Merlin Spoelstra of New Sharon was extricated from the semi, but was fatally injured in the accident. Sigourney Fire/Rescue was cleared of scene at 5:16 a.m.