Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – December 23

On Wednesday, December 23, at 3:45 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 75, three miles north of Sioux Center, IA.

Raymond Schroder, age 25, of Canton, SD was driving a 2015 Chevrolet Equinox northbound on Highway 75. Jaime Garcia, age 44, of Hull, IA was driving a 2009 Honda Pilot northbound on Highway 75 behind Schroder. Schroder stopped for other vehicles that were stopped on Highway 75 due to zero-visibility blowing snow and Garcia struck Schroder on the roadway.

Schroder reported minor injuries and declined further medical attention..

The Chevrolet sustained approximately $2,000 in damage. The Honda sustained an estimated $2,000 in damage.

Garcia was cited for operating a motor vehicle without a valid driver’s license.