Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – November 6

On Saturday, November 6, at 4:16 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Highway 10 and Coolidge Ave, four miles east of Hawarden, IA.

Teklemariam Woldemichael, age 39, of Sioux City, IA, was driving a 2009 Toyota Highlander westbound on Highway 10. He attempted to turn right onto Coolidge Avenue, lost control of the vehicle and entered the west ditch.

No injuries were reported.

Damage to the Toyota is estimated at $9,000.

Woldemichael was cited for failure to maintain control of a motor vehicle.