Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – November 9

On Tuesday, November 9, at 5:36 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection Elmwood Avenue and 270th Street, three miles north of Rock Valley, IA.

Sawyer Pollema, age 18, of Rock Valley, was driving an 8430 John Deere farm tractor pulling two Demco gravity-flow wagons northbound on Elmwood Avenue. Garret Klarenbeek, age 19, of Inwood, IA, was driving a 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix northbound on Elmwood Avenue behind Pollema when he struck the rear wagon.

No injuries were reported.

The Pontiac sustained an estimated $5,000 in damage. The Demco wagon sustained an estimated $250 in damage.

Klarenbeek was cited for following to close.

The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office.