Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – July 7

On Tuesday, July 7, at 11:28 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Highway 60 and Jackson Avenue, four miles south of Orange City, IA.

Roy VanRoekel, age 68, of Austin, AR was driving a 2003 Chevrolet Impala southbound on Jackson Avenue. Andrew Hardenburger, age 37, of Lincoln, NE was driving a 2017 Chrysler Pacifica  northbound on Highway 60. VanRoekel entered the northbound lane of Highway 60 and the two struck.

No injuries were reported

The Chevrolet sustained approximately $2,500 in damage. The Chrysler sustained an estimated $6,000 in damage.

VanRoekel was cited for failing to yield from a stop sign.