Sioux County Sheriff

Motor Vehicle accident north of Maurice – June 23

On Thursday, June 23, at 3:31 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on at the intersection of Highway 75 and Highway 10, two miles north of Maurice, IA.

Deidre Moffitt, age 18, of Orange City, IA, was driving a 2010 Toyota Camry westbound on Highway 10. Travis Te Grotenhuis, age 24, of Orange City, IA, was driving a 2017 Chevrolet Silverado westbound on Highway 10 behind Moffit. Moffit stopped before turning right onto Highway 75 and Te Grootenhuis struck the Toyota.

No injuries were reported.

The Toyota sustained an estimated $1,500 in  damage. The Chevrolet sustained approximately $1,000 damage.

Te Grootenhuix was cited for following too close.