Commercial motor vehicle accident southwest of Rock Valley – September 26

On Monday September 26, at 7:17 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Chestnut Avenue, eight miles southwest of Rock Valley, IA.

Carlos Aguila, age 23, of Eagan, MN, was driving a 2017 Kenworth straight truck northbound on Chestnut Avenue when he drove onto the shoulder, lost control of the vehicle and entered the east ditch; the vehicle rolled on to its side.

Aguila and a passenger in the vehicle, Emanuel Bonilla-Hernandez, age 23, of Bloomington, MN, were both transported by The Rock Valley Ambulance to Hegg Health Center for treatment of minor injuries.

Aguila was cited for failing to maintain control of a motor vehicle.

The Kenworth sustained approximately $18,000 in damage.

The sheriffs office was assisted by the Rock Valley Police Department, Rock Valley Ambulance and Rock Valley Fire Department.