UPDATE: Police release name of driver who suffered medical condition behind the wheel
UPDATE: Sioux City Police have released the identity of the man who suffered medical condition behind the wheel of his semi Tuesday night.
Police say 54- year- old Joseph McGuire of Mitchell, SD died after suffering from a medical condition behind the wheel.
The cause of death has not been determined and is pending examination by the medical examiner.
A truck driver has died after suffering a medical emergency while behind the wheel of a semi.
The accident happened just before 6:30 PM in the 2500 Block of 11th street.
The semi struck a parked vehicle and then ran a stop sign. It continued up the hill until it lost power and struck a tree.
When paramedics arrived they found the driver unconscious and began to administer CPR. He was transported to Mercy Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.
The driver's name is not being released at this time.