Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – September 1

On Tuesday, September 1, at 10:11 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 340th Street, three miles southwest of Hull, IA.

Emma Hiemstra-Gengler, age 16, of Maurice, IA was driving a 2004 Ford Taurus westbound on 340th Street when she reported that she swerved to avoid striking a deer on the roadway, lost control of the vehicle, entered the south ditch and came to rest in a cornfield.

No injuries were reported.

The Ford sustained approximately $3,000 in damage. The crops sustained an estimated $100 in damage.