Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – May 7

On Thursday, May 7, at 8:22 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Coolidge Avenue, two miles northeast of Hawarden, IA.

Tristan Kellar, age 20, of Alton, IA was driving a 2001 Honda CRV on Coolidge Avenue. He stopped, began backing, struck a stop sign and entered the ditch.

No injuries were reported.

The Honda was not damaged. The stop sign sustained approximately $50 in damage.

Kellar was cited for failing to maintain control of a motor vehicle and no insurance.

Illegal drug use is suspected and the accident remains under investigation.