Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident near Matlock – February 11

On Friday, February 11, at 6:15 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Lily Avenue, two miles east of Matlock, IA.

Jema James, age 26, of George, IA was driving a 2009 Volkswagen Tiguan northbound on Lily Avenue when he lost control of the vehicle, entered the east ditch and struck a culvert.

James was transported by the Boyden Ambulance to Sanford Sheldon Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries.

The Volkswagen sustained approximately $10,000 in damage.

The accident remains under investigation.