Motor vehicle accident west of Hull – January 21

On Sunday, January 21, at 9:14 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Highway 18 and Highway 75; two miles west of Hull, IA.

Michael Van Dixhoorn, age 32, of Hull, was driving a 2020 Chevrolet Traverse westbound on Highway 18; he stopped for the stopped sign at Highway 75. Victoria Ensink, age 19, of Hudsonville, MI, was driving a 2013 Chevrolet Impala northbound on highway 75. Ensink turned right onto Highway 18, lost control of her vehicle, entered Van Dixhoorn’s lane and struck the Traverse.

No injuries were reported.

The Traverse sustained approximately $3,500 in damage; the Impala sustained approximately $6,000 in damages.

Ensink was cited for failure to yield half of the roadway.