Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – February 26

On Wednesday, February 26, at 7:41 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Highway 75 and 470th Street in Maurice, IA.

Teygan Hiemstra, age 16, of Orange City, IA was driving a 2006 Pontiac Grand Prix westbound on 470th Street; he stopped for the stop sign at Highway 75. Emily Unger, age 33, of Lincoln, NE was driving a 2014 Ford Fusion northbound on Highway 75. Hiemstra drove into the intersection and the two struck.

No injuries were reported.

The Pontiac sustained approximately $6,000 in damage. The Ford sustained approximately $14,000 in damage.

Hiemstra was cited for failure to yield from a stop sign.