Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident south of Alton – April 8

On Friday, April 8, at 2:36 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, one mile south of Alton, IA.

Wendy Jeub, age 54, of Monument, CO, was driving a 1998 Chevrolet Suburban northbound on Highway 60 when she lost control of the vehicle and struck a concrete bridge abutment.

Jeub was uninjured but a passenger was transported by the Alton Ambulance to Orange City Area Health for treatment of minor injuries.

The Chevrolet sustained approximately $7,500 in damage.

The sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Alton Ambulance, Alton Fire Department, Orange City Police Department and Orange City Ambulance.