On Saturday, August 28, at 1:26 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident accident that occurred on Cherry Avenue, five miles north of Hawarden, IA.
Becky Herbert, age 37, of Akron, IA, was driving a 2004 Chevrolet Silverado pulling a 1995 homemade trailer southbound on Cherry Avenue. Herbert reported that she swerved to miss a deer, lost control of the vehicle and entered the east ditch.
No injuries were reported.
The Silverado and trailer sustained an estimated $20,000 in damage.
The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Hawarden Police Department.