Motor vehicle accident northwest of Hawarden – September 4

On Monday, September 4, at 4:41 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 420th Street, four miles northwest of Hawarden, IA.

Elizandro Chavez-Martin, age 23, of Orange City, IA, was driving a 2008 Toyota Camry westbound on 420th Street,when he drove onto the north shoulder, lost control of the vehicle and entered the ditch.

No injuries were reported.

The Toyota sustained approximately $3,000 in damage.

Chavez-Martin was cited for operating a motor vehicle without a valid driver’s license and failure to maintain control of a motor vehicle.