Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – July 23

On Thursday, July 23, at 5:53 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Buchanan Avenue, three miles south of Hawarden, IA.

Rian Quam, age 18, of Elk Point, SD, was driving a 1997 Ford F-250 pickup northbound on Buchanan Avenue when he reported that he fell asleep, lost control of the vehicle, entered the east ditch and came to rest in a creek.

No injuries were reported.

The Ford sustained approximately $1,400 in damage.