Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – August 13

On Thursday, August 13, at 1:03 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 300th Street, one mile northeast of Rock Valley, IA. It was discovered that the accident actually happened on August 13 at approximately 12:20 a.m.

Angel Palafox, age 20, of Rock Valley was driving a 2020 Toyota west bound driving a 2020 Toyota Camry when he lost control of the vehicle, entered the west ditch and struck a fence.

Palafox reported minor injuries and sought medical attention on his own.

The Toyota sustained approximatel $15,000 in damage. The fence sustained an estimated $200 in damage.

Palafox was cited for failure to maintain control of a motor vehicle.