Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident – December 17

On Friday, December 17, 11:21 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Cherry Avenue, 11 miles southwest of Rock Valley, IA.

Warren Johnson, age 62, of Alcester, SD, was driving a 2002 Ford Explorer southbound on Cherry Avenue when he lost control of the vehicle, entered the east ditch and rolled.

Johnson was transported by the Hawarden Ambulance to Hawarden Regional Healthcare for treatment of minor injuires.

The Ford sustained approximately $5,000 damage.

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

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Hudson Fire Department, Hudson Ambulance, Hawarden Fire Department, Hawarden Ambulance and Sioux County Conservation.