Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – September 1

On Tuesday, September 1, at 3:30 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Highway 18 and Chestnut Street in Hull, IA.

Ovidio Ramirez, age 19, of Hull was driving a 2004 Pontiac Grand Prix eastbound on Highway 18. Sherylyn Wynia, age 17, of Boyden, IA was driving a 2013 BMW 535 eastbound on Highway 18 behind Ramirez. Ramirez slowed his vehicle to turn and Wynia struck Ramirez.

The Pontiac sustained approximately $2,000 in damage. The BMW sustained an estimated $3,000 in damage.

No injuries were reported.

Ramirez was cited for operating a motor vehicle without a valid drivers license and operating a motor vehicle without liability insurance. Wynia was cited for following too close.