Sioux County Sheriff

Motor vehicle accident west of Ireton – August 16

On Tuesday, August 16, at 7:03 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Dipper Avenue, three miles west of Ireton, IA.

Jade Vlotho, age 27, of Ireton, was driving a 2015 Dodge Durango southbound on Dipper Avenue when she lost control of the vehicle, entered the east ditch and rolled.

Vlotho was transported by the Ireton Ambulance to Hawarden Regional Healthcare for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.

The Durango sustained an estimated $25,000 in damage.

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Ireton Fire, Ireton Rescue, Ireton Ambulance and Hawarden Police Department.

The accident remains under investigation.