Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – November 6 *Photos*

On Friday, November 6, at 10:13 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 430th Street, three miles northeast of Alton, IA.

Christopher Dekker, age 20, of Orange City was driving a 1997 GMC Sierra westbound on 430th Street when lost control of the vehicle, drove off the south side of a bridge and entered the Floyd River; the GMC came to rest on its top.

Dekker was transported by private vehicle to Orange City Area Health System for treatment of his injuries.

The GMC sustained approximately $7,000 in damage.