Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – August 14

On Wednesday, August 14, at 10:20 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 470th Street, two miles west of Maurice, IA.

Thomas Mook, age 55, of Alton, IA was driving a 2001 Dodge Durango eastbound on 470th Street when he lost control of the vehicle, entered the north ditch and rolled.

Mook reported minor injuries and declined further medical attention.

The Dodge sustained approximately $2,000 in damage.

Mook was cited for failing to maintain control of a motor vehicle.

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Iowa State Patrol.