Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident east of Sioux Center – July 5

On Tuesday, July 5 at 4:31 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Hickory Ave and 400th Street, one mile east of Sioux Center, IA.

Helen Zeutenhorst, age 36, of Hospers, IA, was driving a 2017 Dodge Grand Caravan eastbound on 400th Street. Jimmy Siemonsma, age 66, of Matlock, IA, was driving a 1997 Chevrolet Blazer eastbound on 400th Street behind Zeutenhorst. Zeutenhorst stopped for other vehicles turning north onto Hickory Avenue and Siemonsma struck the rear of the Dodge.

No injuries were reported.

Damage to the Dodge was estimated at $2,000; the Chevrolet sustained approximately $500 in damage.