Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – December 2

On Thursday, December 2, at 10:09 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Elmwood Avenue, three miles south of Rock Valley, IA.

Shaylawn Van Wyhe, age 17, of Ireton, IA was driving a 2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo southbound on Elmwood Avenue when she lost control of the vehicle and entered the west ditch.

No Injuries were reported.

The Chevrolet sustained approximately $1,500 in damage.

Van Wyhe was cited for failure to maintain control of a motor vehicle, no motor vehicle liability insurance and fraudulent use of registration.

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Rock Valley Police Department.