Motor vehicle accident with farm tractor west of Sheldon – October 7

On Friday, October 7, at 2:34 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 18, one mile west of Sheldon, IA.

Harris Kaster, age 78, of George, IA, was driving a 2019 Dodge Grand Caravan eastbound on Highway 18. Gary Heerde, age 72, of Sheldon, was driving an International Harvester farm tractor eastbound on Highway 18. The Caravan attempted to pass the tractor, but the two struck when the tractor attempted to turn north into a field driveway.

No injuries were reported.

The Dodge sustained approximately $4,500 in damage; the tractor was not damaged.