Sioux County Sheriff

Commercial motor vehicle accident – January 19 *Photos*

On Tuesday, January 19, at 4:49 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a commercial motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, three miles south of Orange City, IA.

Carlos Rodriguez-Perez, age 26, of Sioux City, IA was driving a 2005 Freightliner pulling a flatbed trailer loaded with plastic barrels southbound on highway 60 when he lost control of the vehicle, entered the north ditch; the truck and trailer rolled onto its side.

No injuries were reported.

The Freightliner sustained approximately $40,000 in damage.

Rodriguez-Perez was cited for failure to maintain control.