Motor vehicle accident south of Maurice- December 27

On Wednesday, December 27, at 4:39 a.m, the Sioux Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 75, three miles south of Maurice, IA.

John Rushing, age 47, of Nursery, TX, was driving a 2004 Ford F-350 northbound on Highway 75 when he losr control of the vehicle, struck an Iowa Department of Transportation bridge guard rail and entered the west ditch.

No injuries were reported.

Damage to the Ford was estimated at $1,500; damage to the guard rail was estimated at $3,000.

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