Motor vehicle accident east of Rock Valley – July 11

On Thursday, July 11, at 9:52 a.m. the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 75, four miles east of Rock Valley, IA.


Orville Vant Hul, age 78, of Hull, IA, was driving a 2022 Chevrolet Silverado westbound on 310th Street west of Highway 75 when he lost control of the vehicle, struck an Iowa Department of Transportation reflective post and entered the north ditch; he came to rest under the BNSF Railway bridge.

Vant Hul was transported by Rock Valley Ambulance Hegg Health Center for treatment of possible injuries.


The Chevrolet sustained approximately $3,000 in damage. Damage to the post was estimated at $250.

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Rock Valley Ambulance.