Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident leads to arrest – October 9

On Saturday, October 9, at 1:16 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 390th Street, five miles northeast of Hawarden, IA.

Alex Rozeboom, age 33, of Sioux Center, IA, was driving a 2017 Ford F-150 eastbound on 390th Street when she lost control of the vehicle and entered the north ditch. 

Rozeboom reported minor injuries and declined further medical attention.

The Ford sustained approximately $10,000 in damage. 

Upon further investigation, deputies suspected that Rozeboom was under the influence of alcohol. 

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

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Hawarden Fire Department, Hawarden Ambulance and Hawarden Police Department.