Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident causes electrical power outage in Hull- April 23

On Thursday, April 23, at 8:09 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Brown Street in Hull, IA.

Jennie Trigg, age 26, of Hull was driving a 2002 Pontiac Montana northbound on Brown Street when she attempted to make a U-Turn, lost control of the vehicle and struck a MidAmerican Energy Company electrical pole support cable. The accident dislodged some electrical wires which caused a brief power outage in Hull.

No injuries were reported.

The Pontiac sustained approximately $2,000 in damage. The MidAmerican Energy Company property sustained an estimated $2,500 in damage.

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