Motor vehicle accident northwest of Rock Valley – June 11

On Sunday, June 11, at 10:39 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Buchanan Avenue, 10 miles northwest of Rock Valley, IA. Upon further investigation, the accident happened around 2:30 a.m.

Madison Ryan, age 25, from Orange City, IA, was driving a 2005 Honda Acura southbound on Buchanan Avenue. She reported that she swerved to avoid striking hitting a deer on the roadway, lost control of the vehicle, entered the west ditch and struck a field driveway.

No injuries were reported.

Damage to the Honda was estimated at $7,000.

Ryan was cited for failure to maintain control of a motor vehicle.