Motor vehicle accident in Hull – May 28

On Tuesday, May 28, at 11:32 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred east of the intersection at Black Forest Road (Highway 18) and Main Street, in Hull, IA.

Owen Van Es, age 19, of Brandon, SD, was driving a 2022 Ford Edge westbound on Black Forest Road. Randall Ritchison, age 42, of Sioux City, IA, was driving a 2013 Freightliner semi-truck pulling a trailer westbound on Black Forest Road. Ritchison turned west on to Black Forest Road and Van Es struck the trailer.

No injuries were reported.

The Ford sustained approximately $15,000 in damage; the trailer sustained approximately $500 in damage.