Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – November 11

On Wednesday November 11, at 10:00 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Ironwood Avenue, four miles northwest of Orange City, IA.

Kalen Hoogland, age 26, of Sheldon, IA was driving a 2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee southbound on Ironwood Avenue when he reported he swerved to miss a dog in roadway, lost control of the vehicle, entered the west ditch of Ironwood Avenue and struck a North West REC electrical utility pole.

No injuries were reported.

The Jeep sustained approximately $4,500 in damage. The electrical property sustained an estimated $1,500 in damage.

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