Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – September 4

On Saturday, September 4, at 7:27 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Pouders Pond Road, 11 miles West of Rock Valley, IA.

Porter Albers, age 15, of Harrisburg, SD, was driving a 2006 Honda Accord eastbound on Pouders Pond Road when he lost control of the vehicle, left the roadway and entered a pond.

Albers and a passenger were able to safely exit the vehicle through a window.

No injuries were reported

The Honda sustained an estimated $5,400 in damage. Trees damaged in the incident owned by Sioux County Conservation sustained an estimated $1,500 in damage.