Weekend accident in Audubon County

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December 28th, 2011 by Ric Hanson

No injuries were reported following a single-vehicle accident over the weekend, in Audubon County. Sheriff’s officials say 51-year old Scott Evan Schlater, of Exira, was traveling east on 300th Street at around 3:45-p.m. Saturday, when he looked down for an item, and lost control of the 2008 Chevy he was driving. The vehicle hit a field drive and went airborne before hitting a ditch and landing on┬áthe driver’s side. Damage from the crash was estimated at $20,000. Schlater was cited for Failure to Maintain Control.