Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident near Hawarden – March 18

On Friday, March 18, at 7:28 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 12, three miles south of Hawarden, IA.

Robert Beeck, age 68, of Hawarden, was driving a 2012 Chevrolet Sonic southbound on Highway 12 when he lost control of the vehicle, entered the east ditch and rolled.

Beeck was transported by the Hawarden Ambulance to Hawarden Regional Healthcare for treatment of his injuries.

The Chevrolet sustained approximately $6,000 in damage.

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

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Hawarden Police Department, Hawarden Ambulance and Hawarden Fire Department.