Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – August 24

On Tuesday, August 24, at 8:04 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection on 460th Street and Ironwood Avenue, on mile southwest of Orange City, IA.

Joel Leusink, age 37, of Orange City, was driving a 2020 Ford F-150 eastbound on 460th Street. Caleb Schrock, age 17, of Orange City, was driving 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee northbound on Ironwood Avenue; the two struck in the intersection.

Both drivers reported minor injuries and sought medical attention on their own.

The Ford sustained approximately $20,000 in damage. The Jeep sustained an estimated $8,000 in damage.

Leusink was cited for failing to yield to a vehicle on the right.

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Orange City Police Department.