Driver injured when semi strikes vehicle in Peosta

Authorities said a man was injured in a two-vehicle crash involving a semi-tractor trailer Sept. 12 in Peosta.

Benjamin S. Hanten, 45, of Peosta, was taken to MercyOne Dubuque Medical Center by a family member for treatment of his injuries, according to the Dubuque County Sheriff’s Department.

Authorities said a semi driven by Michael D. Dodock, 59, of Waterloo, Iowa, was traveling north on Peosta Street at Enterprise Drive at 11:12 a.m. when Dodock attempted to make a left turn and struck a southbound vehicle driven by Hanten.

Dodock was cited with failure to yield while making a left turn.