Motor vehicle accident leads to arrest – August 4

On Wednesday, August 4, at 8:08 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Kennedy Avenue, four miles north of Boyden, IA.

Suzann Trigg, age 44, of Doon, IA was driving a 2006 Pontiac G6 southbound on Kennedy Avenue when she lost control of the vehicle, crossed the northbound lane and entered the east ditch.

No injuries were reported.

The Pontiac sustained approximately $300 in damage.

Upon further investigation, deputies suspected that Trigg was under the influence of a drug.

Trigg was transported to the Sioux County Jail where she was charged with operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated (drugged) and failure to maintain control of a motor vehicle.

The sheriff’s office Drug Recognition Expert (DRE) and Iowa State Patrol assisted in the investigation.