Motor vehicle accident north of Sioux Center – March 4

On Monday, March 4, at 4:46 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 360th Street, two miles north of Sioux Center, IA.

Gayle Roelfs, age 74, of Sheldon, IA was driving a 2015 Ford Transit School Bus eastbound on 360th Street. Roelfs stopped at the railroad crossing. Megan Mulder, age 19, of Rock Valley, IA, was driving a 2004 Chevrolet Silverado eastbound on 360th Street behind Roelfs. Mulder struck the bus.

No injuries were reported; there were no passengers on the school bus at the time of the accident.

The Ford sustained approximately $5000 in damage; the Chevrolet sustained approximately $4,000 in damage.

Mulder was cited for following too close.