Motor vehicle accident south of Hawarden – May 17

On Wednesday, May 17, at 5:02 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Cherry Avenue, three miles north of Hawarden, IA.

Jill Coulander, age 42, of Sheldon, IA, was driving a 2011 Honda Odyssey minivan northbound on Cherry Avenue when she struck a deer on the roadway.

Coulander and two children reported minor injuries and declined medical attention.

The Honda sustained an estimated $10,000 in damage.

The sheriff’s office was assisted by Sioux County Conservation.