Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – January 12

On Sunday, January 12, at 1:11 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, three miles south of Sheldon, IA.

Derek Shoen, age 20, of Truman, MN was driving a 2008 Chevrolet Silverado southbound on Highway 60 when he lost control of the vehicle, entered the west ditch and rolled.

No injuries were reported.

The Chevrolet sustained approximately $15,000 in damage.

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

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Sheldon Ambulance, Sheldon Fire Department, Sheldon Emergency Management and Sheldon Police Department.