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Motor vehicle accident – November 20

November 21, 2019

On Wednesday, November 20, at 11:40 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on McKinley Avenue, two miles northeast of Hospers, IA. Brady Bosma, age 28, of Hospers was driving a 2005 Peterbilt semi-tractor pulling a livestock trailer southbound on McKinley Avenue when he struck three cows on the … Read more Motor vehicle accident – November 20

Motor vehicle accident – November 20

November 21, 2019

On Wednesday, November 20, at 7:05 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, one mile southeast of Hospers, IA. Peter Zomermaand, age 73, of Orange City, IA was driving a 2018 Volvo semi-tractor northbound on Highway 60 when struck a deer on the roadway. No injuries … Read more Motor vehicle accident – November 20

Three vehicles involved in motor vehicle accident – November 19

November 20, 2019

On Tuesday, November 19, at 6:37 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 75, two miles south of Sioux Center, IA. Lyle Van De Griend, age 65, of Orange City, IA was driving a 2007 Chevrolet Silverado southbound on Highway 75. Scott Snyder, age 55, of Alton, … Read more Three vehicles involved in motor vehicle accident – November 19

Motor vehicle accident – November 19

November 20, 2019

On Tuesday, November 19, at 4:34 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, four miles south of Orange city, IA. Jason Van Wyk, age 41, of Alton, IA was driving a 2018 Dodge Grand Caravan northbound on Highway 60 when he struck a dog on the … Read more Motor vehicle accident – November 19

Motor vehicle accident – November 19

November 19, 2019

On Tuesday November 19, at 7:42 a.m, the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of 290th Street and Jackson Avenue, five miles northwest of Boyden, IA. Abigail Solberg, age 14, of Boyden was driving a 2008 Chevrolet Impala westbound on 290th Street. Christine Plaspohler, age 29, of … Read more Motor vehicle accident – November 19

Motor vehicle accident – November 18

November 19, 2019

On Monday, November 18, at 1:45 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 75, one mile south of Maurice, IA. Kenneth Boone, age 61, of Sheldon, IA was driving his 1988 Peterbilt northbound bound on Highway 75.  Keaton Ludwig, age 21, of Moville, IA was driving a … Read more Motor vehicle accident – November 18

Motor vehicle accident – November 17

November 18, 2019

On Sunday November 17, at 9:20 p.m, the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, one mile southeast of Hospers, IA. Genaro Ramos, age 52, of Worthington, MN was driving a 2013 Chrysler Town and Country minivan northbound on Highway 60 when he struck a deer on the … Read more Motor vehicle accident – November 17

Information sought in motor vehicle accident – November 17

November 18, 2019

On Sunday, November 17, at 7:49 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 12, three miles south of Hawarden, IA. An unidentified person was driving a 2016 Ford F-150 northbound on Highway 12, lost control of the vehicle, entered the west ditch, and struck a ditch embankment. … Read more Information sought in motor vehicle accident – November 17

Vehicle parked on roadway leads to hunting violations – November 15

November 18, 2019

On Friday, November 15, at 9:00 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office cited three people with hunting violations. While patrolling on 440th Street, one mile north of Alton, IA, a deputy sheriff discovered a vehicle parked in the middle of the roadway. Upon further investigation, the deputy discovered the occupants were using spotlights to shoot … Read more Vehicle parked on roadway leads to hunting violations – November 15

Traffic stop leads to charges for three juveniles – November 14

November 18, 2019

On Thursday, November 14, at 7:21 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office charged three juveniles with drug, alcohol and traffic violations. The charges stemmed from a traffic stop that occurred on Highway 18, four miles east of Boyden, IA. Upon further investigation, the deputy discovered marijuana and alcohol in possession of two juvenile males who … Read more Traffic stop leads to charges for three juveniles – November 14