Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – December 24

On Thursday, December 24, at 1:48 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 18, three miles east of Hull, IA.

Justin Achterhof, age 31, of Boyden, IA was driving a 2012 Chevrolet Silverado westbound on Highway 18. Bailey Susie, age 20, of Hills, MN was driving a 2009 Saturn westbound on Highway 18 behind Achterhof.  Achterhof slowed to turn left onto a field driveway, Susie attempted to pass Achterhof and struck the Chevrolet.

No injuries were reported.

The Chevrolet sustained approximately $7,000 in damage. The Saturn sustained an estimated $6,000 in damage.

Susie was cited for unsafe passing.