Motor vehicle accident south of Alton -November 25

On Saturday, November 25, at 11:28 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, one mile south of Alton, IA.

Dale Martens, age 87, of Fairmont, MN, was driving a 2020 Subaru Outback northbound on Highway 60 when he struck a deer on the roadway.

No injuries were reported.

The Subaru sustained approximately $5,000 in damage.