Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – December 3

On Friday December 3, at 11:23 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of 420th Street and Eagle Avenue, five miles north of Ireton, IA.

Aric Lampe, age 24, of Rock Valley, IA, was driving a 2021 Chevrolet Colorado on 420th Street; he stopped for the stop sign at Eagle Avenue. Daniel Ohrt, age 31, of Paullina, IA, was driving a 2000 Peterbilt semi-tractor pulling a livestock trailer southbound on Eagle Avenue. Lampe entered the intersection and the two struck.

No injuries were reported. The Chevrolet sustained approximately $20,000 in damage. Damage to the Peterbilt was estimated at $15,000.

Lampe was cited for failing to obey a stop sign.