Motor vehicle accident south of Hospers – January 8

On Monday, January 8, 12:12 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, two miles south of Hospers, IA.

Leonardo Escalante-Morales, age 23, of Worthington, MN, was driving a 2004 Toyota Tundra northbound on Highway 60 when he lost control of the vehicle and entered the east ditch.

No injuries were reported.

The Toyota sustained $5,000 in damage.

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Hospers Fire Department and the Hospers Ambulance.