Motor vehicle accident south of Alton – January 22

On Monday, January 22, at 5:44 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, one mile south of Alton, IA.

Jane Strouth, age 53, of Ashton, IA, was driving a 2016 Jeep Cherokee southbound on Highway 60.  Strouth slowed for another motorist, lost control of her vehicle, entered the west ditch and struck a snow bank.

No injuries were reported.

Damage to the Jeep was estimated at $6,000.