Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident southwest of Sioux Center – July 29

On Friday, July 29, at 1:03 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of 430th Street and Garfield Avenue, five miles southwest of Sioux Center, IA.

Alexis Cloud, age 25, of Sioux City, IA, was driving a 2018 Ford delivery van westbound on 430th Street. Roman Nunez, age 35, of Le Mars, IA,  was driving a 2014 Chevrolet van northbound on Garfield Avenue; the two met and struck in the intersection.

Cloud was transported by the Sioux Center Ambulance to Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars for treatment of minor injuries. Nunez was transported by the Orange City Ambulance to Orange City Area Health for treatment of  minor injuries. Two passengers in the Chevrolet were transported by the Sioux Center Ambulance to Orange City Area Health for treatment of minor injuries.

Each vehicle sustained approximately $20,000 in damage.

Huerta Nunez was cited for failing to yield at uncontrolled intersection and operating a motor vehicle without a valid driver’s license.

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Sioux Center Police Department.