Motor vehicle accident west of Sioux Center leads to passenger’s arrest and citations for driver – February 28

On Tuesday, February 28, at 3:37 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 390th Street, one mile west of Sioux Center, IA.

Brandon Draayer, age 21, of Sioux Center, was driving a 2008 Ford Explorer eastbound on 390th Street when he reported that he swereved to avoid striking an oncoming vehicle, lost control of his vehicle, and entered the south ditch.

Deputies discovered an open container of alcohol inside the vehicle and determined that a passenger, Analicia Garcia, age 24, of Akron, IA, had valid arrest warrants from Plymouth County.

Garcia was arrested for the warrants and Draayer was cited for failure to maintain control of a motor vehicle and open container of alcohol in vehicle.