Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – September 5

On Thursday, September 5, at 6:18 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Marsh Avenue, one mile west of Sheldon, IA.

Austin Palmer, age 22, of Sheldon was driving a 2009 Dodge Journey northbound on Marsh Avenue when he lost control of the vehicle, entered the east ditch and rolled.

Palmer and a passenger reported minor injuries and both sought medical treatment on their own.

The Dodge sustained approximately $5,000 in damage.

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Sheldon Police Department, O’Brien County Sheriff’s Office and Sheldon Ambulance.