Motor vehicle accident west of Hull – May 6

On Monday, May 6, at 3:44 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Highway 75 and 320th Street, two miles west of Hull, IA.

Julie Huisman, age 53, of Rock Rapids, IA, was driving a 2015 GMC Acadia northbound on Highway 75. Carey Van Donselaar, age 55, of Sioux Center, IA, was driving a 2018 Chevrolet Traverse westbound on 320th Street. Van Donselaar stopped for the stop sign at Highway 75; she entered the intersection and the two struck. 

Both drivers reported minor injuries and declined further medical attention. 

Damage to the GMC was estimated at $15,000; the Chevrolet sustained approximately $20,000 in damage.

Van Donselaar was cited for failure to yield from a stop sign.

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Iowa State Patrol, Sioux Center Police Department, Hull Ambulance and Hull Fire Department.