Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident in Hospers – July 29

On Friday, July 29, at 5:39 pm, the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of 400th Street and Hospers Drive South, in Hospers, IA.

Edilma Lopez-Morales, age 16, of Sioux Center, IA, was driving a 2013 Hyundai eastbound on 400th Street. Logan Koedam, age 21, of Ireton, IA, was driving a 2009 Harley Davidson motor cycle northbound on Hospers Drive. Lopez-Morales turned north on Hospers Drive and the two struck in the intersection.

The Hyundai sustained approximately $3,000 in damage. The Harley-Davidson sustained an estimated $2,000 in damage.

Koedam reported minor injuries and declined further medical attention.

Lopez-Morales was cited for operating a motor vehicle without a valid driver’s license,  no proof of vehicle insurance and failure to yield from a stop sign.