Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – September 18

On Friday, September 18, at 8:48 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriffs Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 290th Street, two and one-half miles northwest of Hull, IA.

Gisela Escobedo, age 40, of El Paso TX was driving a 2018 Nissan Sentra wes bound on 290th Street when she reported that she swerved to avoid striking an animal in the roadway, lost control of the vehicle, entered the north ditch and struck a fence.

No injuries were reported.

The Nissan sustained approximately $10,oo0 in damage. The fence sustained an estimated $150 in damage.

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