Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident sounth of Inwood – July 26

On Tuesday, July 26, at 12:45 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 18, three miles south of Inwood, IA.

Benjamin Harms, age 35, of Tea, SD, was driving a 2019 Chevrolet Trax, northbound on Highway 18.Gavin Kruse, age 17, of Larchwood, IA, was driving a 2003 Subaru Legacy northbound on Highway 18 behind Harms. Harms slowed for other vehicles ahead of him and Kruse struck the Chevrolet.

No injuries were reported.

The Chevrolet sustained an estimated $3,000 in damage. The Subaru sustained approximately $5,000 in damage.

Kruse was cited for following to close.