Motor vehicle accident northeast of Hull – May 13

On Monday, May 13, at 9:04 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of highway 75 and 300th Street; three miles northwest of Hull, IA.

James Andringa, age 82, of Sanborn, IA, was driving a 2015 Ford Edge northbound on Highway 75. Eric Rens, age 51, of Hull, was driving a 2014 Suzuki motorcycle northbound on Highway 75. Andringa began making a U-turn in the intersection and the two struck.

Rens was transported by the Hull Ambulance to Sioux Center Health for treatment of minor injuries.

The Ford sustained approximately $7,000 in damage; the Suzuki sustained approximately $3,000 in damage.

Andringa was cited for making an unsafe turn.

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