Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – May 25

On Tuesday, May 25, at 5:53 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 18, one mile east of Hull, IA.

Trey Van Roekel, age 15, of Boyden, IA, was driving a 2010 Honda Accord eastbound on Highway 18. Tiffany Petitt, age 48, of Sheldon, IA, was driving a 2012 Chevrolet Avalanche eastbound on Highway 18 behind Van Roekel. Van Roekel slowed for turning vehicles ahead of him and Petitt struck Van Roekel.

No injuries were reported.

The Honda sustained approximately $4,000 damage. Damage to the Chevrolet are estimated at  $4,000.

Petitt was cited for following too close.