Information sought in motor vehicle accident east of Rock Valley – April 15

On Monday, April 15, at 10:48 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Chestnut Avenue, five miles east of Rock Valley, IA.

Wyatt Timmer, age 16, of Alcester, SD, was driving a 2017 Ford Focus northbound on Chestnut Avenue when he reported that an unknown make or model pickup traveling southbound on Chestnut Avenue entered his lane, causing him to swerve. Timber lost control of his vehicle, entered the east ditch and rest in a farm field; the other unknown pickup did not stop at the scene and continued driving southbound.

The unknown vehicle is described as a white GM pickup with brighter headlights.

Timmer was transported by the Rock Valley Ambulance to Hegg Health Center for treatment of minor injuries.

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Rock Valley Police Department, Rock Valley Fire Department and Rock Valley Ambulance.

Anyone with information of the unknown vehicle is asked to contact the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office.