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Motor vehicle accident – July 27

July 29, 2019

On Saturday, July 27, at 6:15 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Kiwi Avenue, six miles southeast of Alton, IA. Dinna Vangkham, age 25, of Sheldon, IA was driving a 2004 Ford F-150 northbound on Kiwi Avenue when she lost control of the vehicle, entered the west … Read more Motor vehicle accident – July 27

Motorcycle accident – July 26

July 26, 2019

On Friday, July 26, at 7:13 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motorcycle accident that occurred on Highway 10, two miles north of Hawarden, IA. William Dixson, age 63, of Hawarden was driving a 2004 Yamaha XV1700A motorcycle southbound on Highway 10 when he struck a deer on the roadway. Dixson was transported … Read more Motorcycle accident – July 26

Motor Vehicle Accident – July 24

July 24, 2019

On Wednesday, July 24, at 12:13 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of 440th Street, one-quarter mile northeast of Hawarden, IA. Gerald Bell, age 75, of Hawarden, IA was driving a 2000 Buick Le Sabre eastbound on 440th Street when he encountered a curve in … Read more Motor Vehicle Accident – July 24

Drone Response team assists at explosion – July 23

July 24, 2019

On Tuesday, July 23, at 3:46 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office Drone Response Team assisted the Sheldon Fire Department, Sheldon Ambulance, Sheldon Emergency Management, O’Brien County Emergency Management and Sheldon Police Department at the location of an explosion that occurred at the Deluxe Feeds Elevator dairy building in Sheldon, IA. The Sheriff’s Office Drone … Read more Drone Response team assists at explosion – July 23

Motor vehicle accident – July 21

July 22, 2019

On Sunday, July 21, at 9:06 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of 320th St and Highway 75, two miles west of Hull, IA. Marlin Wittrock, age 64, of Primghar, IA was driving a 2006 Chevrolet Impala westbound on 320th Street. Travis Pluim, age 30, … Read more Motor vehicle accident – July 21

Motorcycle accident – July 19

July 22, 2019

On Friday, July 19, at 5:04 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motorcycle accident that occurred at the intersection of Highway 75 and 360th Street, two miles north of Sioux Center, IA. Gregory Palma, age 22, of Rock Valley, IA was driving a 2006 Harley Davidson Road King northbound on Highway 75 when … Read more Motorcycle accident – July 19

Cement truck accident – July 18

July 18, 2019

On Thursday, July 18, at 11:35 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a truck accident that occurred on Goldfinch Avenue, six miles northwest of Sioux Center, IA. Jeremy Stoner, age 23, of Hospers, IA was backing a 2002 Kenworth cement truck from Goldfinch Avenue onto a driveway when the vehicle entered the west ditch … Read more Cement truck accident – July 18

Motor vehicle accident – July 17

July 18, 2019

On Wednesday, July 17, at 4:33 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. Marissa Van Kekerix, age 28, of Rock Valley, IA was driving a 2010 Ford Fusion westbound on 320th Street. Linda Vanden … Read more Motor vehicle accident – July 17

Weather Related truck Accident – July 17

July 17, 2019

On Wednesday, July 17, at 7:14 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a weather related truck accident that occurred on 390th Street, nine miles west of Sioux Center, IA. Arlyn Kleinwolterink, age 77, of Orange City, IA was driving a 2007 Freightliner semi-tractor pulling a grain trailer westbound on 390th Street when he encountered … Read more Weather Related truck Accident – July 17

Motor Vehicle accident – July 16

July 16, 2019

On Tuesday, July 16, at 7:08 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 400th Street, four miles north of Orange City, IA. Meredith Schleis, age 46, of Hospers, IA was driving a 2006 Buick LaCrosse eastbound on 400th Street when she drove onto the south shoulder, lost control … Read more Motor Vehicle accident – July 16