Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident north of Sioux Center – July 22

On Friday, July 22, at 4:13 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Highway 75 and 360th Street, two miles north of Sioux Center, IA.


Chloe Spooner, age 19, of Spirit Lake, IA, was driving a 2019 Honda Accord northbound on Highway 75. Kailee Jenness, age 23, of Spirit Lake, was driving a 2007 Toyota Camry northbound on Highway 75 behind Spooner. As Spooner slowed for stopped vehicles ahead of her, Jenness struck the Honda.


Spooner and a passenger in her vehicle were both transported by the Sioux Center Ambulance to Sioux Center Health for treatment of minor injuries.


The Honda sustained approximately $1,000 in damage. The Toyota sustained an estimated $200 in damage.


Jenness was cited for following too close.


The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Sioux Center Fire Department, Sioux Center Ambulance and Sioux Center Police Department.