FAYETTE COUNTY, Iowa (KWWL) – Fayette County Sheriff’s Deputies were called to a semi rollover on Highway 18 around 2 a.m. Tuesday.
Deputies say Tony Raske, 44, was driving a semi full of 5,000 chickens. Raske, lost control of the semi, causing it to go into the ditch.
Raske and a child passenger suffered minor injuries. Raske was cited for failure to maintain control.
Deputies say nearly half of the chickens were killed.