Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – September 25

On Friday, September 25, at 5:32 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 12, two miles south of Hawarden, IA.

Lizbeth Topete, age 25, of Hawarden was driving a 2016 Jeep Cherokee southbound on Highway 12 when she struck a deer on the roadway.

No injuries were reported.

The Dodge sustained approximately $1,500 in damage.