Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – May 14

On Friday, May 14, at 4:20 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Kingbird Avenue, two and one-half miles north of Alton, IA.

Abigal Nelson, age 24, of Hartley, IA was driving operating a 2011 Ford Fusion northbound on Kingbird Avenue. Brian Huizenga, age 60, of Orange City was driving a 2006 Kenworth semi-truck northbound on Kingbird Avenue. Nelson turned onto a farm driveway to turn around and drive south, entered back onto Kingbird Avenue and the two struck.

No injuries were reported.

The Ford sustained approximately $10,000 in damage. The Kenworth sustained an estimated $3,000 in damage.

Nelson was cited for failing to yield.