Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – January 6

On Monday, January 6, at 9:17 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Elwood Avenue, six miles south of Rock Valley, IA.

Duane Ver Mulm, age 61, of Rock Valley was driving a 2001 International school bus southbound on Elmwood Avenue. Luis Ibarra, age 40, of Hawarden, IA, was driving a 2007 Kenworth feed straight-truck northbound on Elmwood Avenue. As the two met, the feed unloading chute on the Kenworth struck the side of the bus.

No injuries were reported.

The International sustained approximately $2,000 in damage. The Kenworth was not damaged.