Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – April 24

On Friday, April 24, at 11:12 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, two miles south of Sheldon, IA.

Matthew Murray, age 32, of Sioux City, IA was driving a 2000 Chevrolet Express van northbound on Highway 60. Jacob Schilling, age 28, of Hartley, IA was driving a 2010 Chevrolet HHR northbound on Highway 60. Schilling changed lanes and struck Murray.

Both drivers reported minor injuries and declined further medical attention.

The Express sustained approximately $5,000 in damage. The HHR sustained an estimated $8,000 in damage.

Schilling was cited for unsafe turn.

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Sheldon Ambulance and Sheldon Police Department.