Motor vehicle accident northwest of Alton – December 31

On Sunday, December 31, at 8:49 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 400th Street, three and one-half miles northwest of Alton, IA. 

Veronica Lopez, age 25, of Sioux Center, IA, was driving a 2017 Ford Fusion eastbound on 400th Street when she lost control of the vehicle and entered the south ditch. 

No injuries were reported.. 

The Ford sustained approximately $10,000 in damage.

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