Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – August 22

On Thursday, August 22, at 2:47 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Eagle Avenue, one-half mile south of Rock Valley, IA.

Dane Mortenson, age 14, of Sibley, IA was driving a 2005 Dodge Dakota southbound on Eagle Avenue when he attempted to turn around, lost control of the vehicle and entered the the east ditch.

No injuries were reported.

The Dodge sustained approximately $300 in damage.

Mortenson was cited for operating a motor vehicle without a valid driver’s license and failing to maintain control of a motor vehicle.

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Rock Valley Police Department.