AVOCA MAN ARRESTED FOLLOWING ACCIDENT
(AVOCA) An Avoca man was arrested for OWI, Failure to Maintain Control, and Reckless Driving following an accident Friday afternoon.
Jim Matthai with the Pottawattamie County Sheriff’s Office says at around 5 p.m. 52-year-old Timothy Pieken was driving a 2001 Chevy Silverado southbound on Willow St. in Avoca when he lost control of the vehicle. The vehicle hit a tree and came to rest in the yard of a residence on East Mill St.
Matthai said there were two passengers in the vehicle and all of them had been drinking. No injuries were reported.