Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – September 8

On Tuesday, September 8, at 11:46 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, one-half mile north of Hospers, IA.

Mohamud Abdille, age 29, of South Sioux City, NE was driving a 2018 Honda Accord southbound on Highway 60. Steven Janssen, age 63, of Le Mars, IA was driving a 2020 Chevrolet Traverse southbound on Highway 60. Abdille merged from the left lane into the right lane and struck Janssen.

No injuries were reported.

The Honda sustained approximately $2,000 in damage. The Chevrolet sustained an estimated $1,500 in damage.

Abdille was cited for making improper lane change