Authorities responded to an anhydrous spill in Dubuque County on Friday morning.
The Dubuque County Sheriff’s Office says it happened after an accident around 8 am in the area of 7152 Olde Massey Road in the Key West area. 27-year old Austin Willenborg of Epworth was pulling a tank containing anhydrous ammonia southbound when he lost control. The tank rolled over, causing it to leak.
No one was injured, but Willenborg was transported to Mercy Hospital as a precaution.
A one-mile stretch of Olde Massey Road was shut down for about three hours.
The accident remains under investigation and charges are pending.