Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – July 21

On Sunday, July 21, at 9:06 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of 320th St and Highway 75, two miles west of Hull, IA.

Marlin Wittrock, age 64, of Primghar, IA was driving a 2006 Chevrolet Impala westbound on 320th Street. Travis Pluim, age 30, of Sheldon, IA was driving a 2005 Chevrolet Avalanche westbound on 320th Street behind Wittrock. Wittrock stopped for the stop sign at Highway 75 and Pluim struck Wittrock.

No injuries were reported.

The Impala sustained approximately $3,000 in damage. The Avalanche sustained approximately $1,000 in damage.

Pluim was cited for following too close.