Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – March 19

On Friday, March 19, at 5:14 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Garfield Avenue and Highway 18, two  miles east of Rock Valley, IA.

Ellie Regnerus, age 19, of Doon, IA was driving a 2006 Jeep Cherokee eastbound on Highway 18. Samantha Greyn, age 16, of Hull, IA was driving a 2002 Ford Excursion eastbound on Highway 18 behind Regnerus. Regnerus stopped for oncoming vehicles before attempting to turn left onto Garfield Avenue and Greyn struck the Jeep.

No injuries were reported.

The Jeep sustained approximately $5,000 in damage. The Ford sustained an estimated $10,000 in damage.

Greyn, was cited for following too close.