Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – September 19

On Saturday, September 19, at 4:38 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 400th Street, two miles east of Sioux Center, IA.

Nichole Geiwitz, age 45, of Orange City, IA was driving a 2013 Nissan Pathfinder eastbound on 400th Street when she lost control of the vehicle, entered the north ditch, struck a field driveway and a North West REC electrical pole.

Geiwitz was transported by the Sioux Center Ambulance to Sioux Center Health for treatment of her injuries.

The Nissan sustained approximately $10,000 in damage. The electrical property sustained an estimated $500 in damage.

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

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Sioux Center Police Department, Sioux Center Fire Department and Sioux Center Ambulance.