Motor vehicle accident northwest of Hull – February 15

On Thursday, February 15, at 9:15 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 75, two miles northwest of Hull, IA.

Gary Baker, age 76, of Edgerton, MN was driving a 2019 Chevrolet Equinox southbound on Highway 75. Colton Maassen, age 22, of Sioux Center, IA was driving a 2010 Peterbilt southbound on Highway 75 following Baker. Baker was slowing for a vehicle in front of him, Maassen attempted to avoid the Equinox and the trailer struck Baker.

No injuries were reported.

The Equinox sustained approximately $13,000 in damage. The Peterbilt sustained approximately $2,000 in damage.