Motor vehicle accident in Orange City – December 9

On Saturday, December 9, at 2:47pm the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Albany Avenue NE, in Orange City, IA.

Brent Van Leeuwen, age 35, of Orange City, was driving a 2023 Ford F-600 northbound on Albany Ave NE. Jeffrey Bylsma, age 57, of Hull, IA, was driving a 2003 Chevrolet Avalanche north on Albany Ave NE behind Van Leeuwen. Van Leeuwen began slowing down for another vehicle waiting to turn onto a driveway Bylsma struck Van Leeuwen.

Van Leeuwen reported minor injuries and sought medical attention on his own.

The Ford sustained approximately $500 in damage, the Chevrolet sustained an estimated $2,500 in damage.

Bylsma was cited for following to closely