Motor vehicle accident east of Sioux Center – November 30

On Wednesday, November 30, at 8:02 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of 400th Street and Hickory Avenue, two miles east of Sioux Center, IA.    

Ashlyn Postma, age 18, of Sioux Center, was driving a 2012 Toyota Camry eastbound on 400th Street. Carmen Mann, age 35, of Sheldon, IA, was driving a 2006 Ford Taurus eastbound on 400th Street behind Postma. Postma slowed to turn north on Hickory Avenue and Mann struck the Toyota. 

No injuries were reported.   

Each vehicle sustained an estimated at $1,500 in damage. 

Mann was cited for following too close. 

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