Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – June 17

On Wednesday, June 17, at 2:25 p.m. the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that on 350th Street, three miles south of Sheldon, IA.

Steven Daniels, age 23, of Sheldon was driving a 1998 Ford F-150 pickup eastbound on 350th Street. Arthur Kooiker, age 78, of Sheldon was driving a 2013 New Holland farm tractor on a farm driveway. Kooiker entered onto 350th Street, Daniels swerved to avoid striking the tractor, lost control of his vehicle and entered the north ditch.

Daniels and a passenger reported minor injuries and both refused medical treatment.

The Ford sustained approximately $1,500 in damage.

Kooiker was cited for failing to yield when entering a highway.