Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – January 13

On Monday, January 13, at 9:01 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 330th Street, one mile west of Sheldon, IA.

David Hofman, age 17, of Melvin, IA was driving a 2004 Ford F-150 eastbound on 330th Street. Jacob Hoftyzer, age 18, of Sheldon was backing a 2008 Dodge Avenger from a driveway and the two struck on the roadway.

No injuries were reported.

The Ford sustained approximately $1,500 in damage. The Dodge sustained an estimated 2,000 in damage.

Hoftyzer was cited for unsafe backing on a highway.