Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident west of Sioux Center – June 29

On Wednesday, June 29, at 4:25 p.m. the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 390th Street, five miles west of Sioux Center, IA.

Stephanie Jimenez, age 21, of Ireton, IA was driving a 2012 westbound on 390th Street in a 2012 Ford Focus. A vehicle ahead of Jimenez was stopped waiting for other vehicles before turning left. Jimenez swerved to avoid striking the stopped vehicle, lost control of her vehicle and entered the south ditch.

No injuries were reported.

The Ford sustained approximately $2,000 in damage.

Jimenez was cited for failing to reduce speed to maintain control of vehicle.