February 8, 2024
On Sunday, Jan, 28, Jewell County Sheriff’s Deputies, Mankato Fire, Mankato Rescue, and Jewell County EMS were dispatched to a rollover accident on Highway 128 near Ionia.
A northbound box truck loaded with parts for a grain elevator was near M Road. The vehicle fish tailed, the driver over corrected and lost control. The overturned onto its side. The driver was checked by EMS on scene and released. Highway 128 was closed to traffic for several hours. Mitchell County Deputies helped direct traffic at the Highway 24 and Highway 128 intersection until one lane could be re-opened.