Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident -August 24

On Tuesday, August 24, at 7:35 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred 460th Street (Highway 10), one half-mile west of Granville, IA.

Dale Stuhr, age 58, of Alta, IA, was driving 2012 Ford F-150 pulling a car trailer westbound on 460th Street. Mara Zazueta, age 15, of Granville was driving a 2014 Volkswagen Jetta westbound on 460th Street behind Stuhr. Stuhr slowed for agricultural equipment on the roadway and Zazueta struck the trailer.

Zazueta and a passenger were transported by the Granville Ambulance to Orange City Area Health for treatment of minor injuries. Stuhr was transported by the Hospers Ambulance to Orange City Area Health for treatment of minor injuries.

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Granville Ambulance, Granville Fire Department, Hospers Ambulance, Alton Ambulance and the Iowa State Patrol.

The accident remains under investigation.