Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident west of Sioux Center – August 2

On Tuesday, August 2, at 7:43 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Fig Avenue, four miles west of Sioux Center, IA.

Savannah DeGroot, age 16, of Sioux Center, was driving a 2004 Buick LeSabre northbound  on Fig Avenue when she lost control of the vehicle, entered the west ditch and rolled.

DeGroot was transported by the Sioux Center Ambulance to Sioux Center Health for treatment of her injuries.

The Buick sustained approximately $3,000 in damage.

DeGroot was cited for failure to maintain control of a motor vehicle.

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