Sioux County Sheriff

Information sought in motor vehicle accident involving miniature horse west of Sheldon – July 13

On Wednesday, July 13, at 4:32 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 18, two miles west of Sheldon, IA.

Gabriel Jaimes, age 44, of Sheldon, was driving a 2019 Ram pickup truck westbound on Highway 18 when he struck a brown female miniature horse on the roadway.

No injuries were reported.

The Ram sustained an estimated $5000 in damage.

The owner of the miniature horse is unknown; if you believe the horse belongs to you or you know its owner, you are asked to contact the sheriff’s office.