Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – February 18

On Thursday, February 18, at 6:55 a.m.., the Sioux County sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 430th Street, two miles north of Alton, IA.

Rachel Vander Schaaf, age 24, of Alton was driving a 2002 Pontiac Grand Prix eastbound on 430th  Street when she lost control of the vehicle, struck a bridge guardrail and rolled. The vehicle came to rest on its top on a bank of the Floyd River.

Vander Schaaf was transported by private vehicle to Orange City Area Health for treatment of minor injuries.

The Pontiac sustained approximately $2,000 in damage.