Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – September 12

On Thursday, September 12, at 5:47 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Highway 18 and Chestnut Street in Hull, IA.

Sydney Van Wettering, age 25, of Sioux Falls, SD was driving a 2003 Toyota Avalon eastbound on Highway 18. Gavin De Hoogh, age 15, of Sheldon, IA was driving a 2008 Dodge Ram pickup eastbound on Highway 18 behind Van Wettering. Van Wettering slowed for an eastbound vehicle in front of her and De Hoogh struck Van Wettering.

No injuries were reported.

The Toyota sustained approximately $3,000 in damage. The Dodge sustained approximately $1,000 in damage.

De Hoogh was cited for following to close.