Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – October 9

On Friday, October 9, at 1:54 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Highway 18 and Hayes Avenue in Hull, IA.

Calvin Van Der Zwaag, age 55, of Hull was driving a 1991 Ford semi-tractor pulling a Wilson livestock trailer eastbound on Highway 18. Richard Lively, age 18, of Melvin, IA was driving a 2000 Chrysler 300 southbound on Hayes Avenue; he stopped for the stop sign at Highway 18 . Van Der Zwaag began began turning left onto Hayes Avenue and the trailer struck the Chrysler.

A passenger in the Chrysler reported minor injuries and declined further medical attention..

The Wilson trailer sustained approximately $500 in damage. The Chrysler sustained an estimated $1,500 in damage.

The sheriff’s office was assisted by Hull Fire Department and Hull Ambulance.