Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – January 19

On Tuesday, January 19, at 6:02 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 18, two miles west of Rock Valley, IA.

Anyell Valdivia Rayo, age 19, of Rock Valley was driving a 2009 Toyota Camry westbound on Highway 18 when he struck a deer on the roadway,

No injuries were reported.

The Toyota sustained approximately $5,000 in damage.


Valdivia Rayo was cited for operating a motor vehicle without a valid driver’s license and no insurance.


The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Rock Valley Police Department.