Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – August 2

On Friday, August 2, at 12:34 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of 390th Street and Garfield Ave, two miles west of Sioux Center, IA.

Dezirae Heronemus, age 14, of Rock Valley, IA was driving a 2004 Dodge Durango northbound on Garfield Avenue; she stopped for the stop sign at 390th Street. Heath Hillrichs, age 44, of Akron, IA was driving a 2000 Buick LeSabre westbound on 390th Street. Heronemus entered the intersection and the two struck.

No injuries were reported.

The Dodge sustained approximately $9,000 in damage. The Buick sustained approximately $6,000 in damage.

Damage to the Dodge is estimated at $9,000 and the Buick $6,000.

Heronemus was cited for failing to yield from a stop sign.