Motor vehicle accident south of Alton – December 25

On Monday, December 25, at 7:54 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, one mile south of Alton, IA.

Idris Hussein, age 31, of Blaine, MN, was driving a 2014 Jeep Cherokee Limited southbound on Highway 60 when he lost control of the vehicle, crossed the median, entered the northbound lane and struck a a guard rail.

No injuries were reported.

The Jeep sustained approximately $15,000 in damage; damage to the guardrail was estimated at $5,000.

Hussein was cited for failure to maintain control of motor vehicle.