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Motor vehicle accident – December 4

December 4, 2019

On Wednesday, December 4, at 5:52 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Jackson Avenue and Highway 18, three miles west of Boyden, IA. Harlow Teunissen, age 56, of Canton, SD was driving a 1999 Peterbilt semi-tractor pulling a grain trailer eastbound on Highway 18. … Read more Motor vehicle accident – December 4

Information sought in gunshots fired from vehicle *Photos* – December 2

December 3, 2019

On Monday, December 2, at 5:16 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a report of a gunshots fired near a farm property on 500th Street, five miles southwest of Ireton, IA. Upon further investigation, deputies discovered that a dark-colored pickup stopped on the roadway and fired three rounds from a firearm from inside the … Read more Information sought in gunshots fired from vehicle *Photos* – December 2

Motor vehicle accident – December 2

December 3, 2019

On Monday, December 2, at 1:26 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 1st Street in Hull, IA. Marsha Kelderman, age 62, of Hull was driving a 2019 Chevrolet Tahoe westbound on 1st Street. Lonni Westphal, age 49, of Hull was operating a 2017 John Deere front-end loader … Read more Motor vehicle accident – December 2

Fire destroys farm building *Photos* – December 2

December 2, 2019

On Sunday, December 2, at 7:42 p.m., Sioux County Communications received a 911 report of a building on fire at a farm property on 1760 300th Street, eight miles west of Rock Valley, IA. The Rock Valley Fire Department responded to the fire and upon their arrival, discovered a machine shed fully engulfed by fire; … Read more Fire destroys farm building *Photos* – December 2

Motor vehicle accident – November 30

December 2, 2019

On Saturday, November 30, at 6:49 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Chestnut Avenue, three miles south of Hawarden, IA. Cody Van Dieren, age 30, of Inwood, IA was driving a Chrysler  north bound driving a 2013 Chrysler Town and Country minivan when he struck a deer … Read more Motor vehicle accident – November 30

Motor vehicle accident – November 29

November 30, 2019

On Friday, November 29, at 11:25 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Kennedy Avenue, one mile north of Boyden, IA. Kayla Oldenkamp, age 31, of Boyden was driving a 2011 Ford Flex southbound on Kennedy Avenue when she lost control of the vehicle, entered the east ditch … Read more Motor vehicle accident – November 29

Motor vehicle accident – November 29

November 30, 2019

On Friday, November 29, at 10:06 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Eagle Avenue, one mile southwest of Rock Valley, IA. Shaylei Kooima, age 19, of Rock Valley was driving a John Deere 7710 farm tractor pulling a manure wagon southbound on Eagle Avenue. Dylan Rus, age … Read more Motor vehicle accident – November 29

Motor vehicle accident – November 28

November 29, 2019

On Thursday November 28, at 4:50 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Hickory Avenue, two miles northeast of Sioux Center, IA. Tania Hernandez, age 22, of Hull, IA was driving a 2013 Ford Edge northbound on Hickory Avenue when she lost control of the vehicle, entered the … Read more Motor vehicle accident – November 28

Motor vehicle accident – November 28

November 29, 2019

On Thursday, November 28, at 3:06 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Kennedy Avenue, three miles north of Boyden, IA. Hector Topete, age 44, of Hawarden, IA was driving a 2013 southbound driving a 2013 Ram 2500 pickup pulling an enclosed trailer when he lost control of … Read more Motor vehicle accident – November 28

Motor vehicle accident – November 28

November 29, 2019

On Thursday, November 28, at 10:39 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 400 Street, one mile west of Hospers, IA. Jose Ramos-Sandoval, age 28, of Worthington, MN was driving a 2008 Nissan Frontier westbound on 400th Street when he lost control of the vehicle, entered the south … Read more Motor vehicle accident – November 28