Sioux County Sheriff

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Motor vehicle accident – August 5

August 7, 2021

On Thursday, August 5, at 4:53 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Hwy 18, two miles west of Boyden, IA. Griselda Gonzalas-Arcos, age 34, of Sheldon, IA was driving a 2000 Nissan Altima westbound on Hwy 18 when struck a deer on the roadway, lost control of … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – July 30

August 1, 2021

On Friday, July 30, at 3:35 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of 370th Street and Highway 75, one mile north of Sioux Center, IA.   Kellee Eastwood, age 23, of Jeffers, MN, was driving a 2014 Chevy Traverse northbound on Highway 75. Carter Hanson, … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – July 30

July 30, 2021

On Friday, July 30, at 8:36 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of 440th Street and Hickory Avenue, four miles west of Orange City, IA. Raymond Van Gorp, age 62, of Orange City, was driving a 2008 Dodge Dakota southbound on Hickory Avenue. Michael Moeller, … Read more

Commercial Motor Vehicle Accident – July 28

July 28, 2021

On Wednesday, July 28, at 1:58 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a commercial motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 60, two miles south of Hospers, IA. Delbert Pieschke, age 66, of Clear Lake, SD was driving a 2000 Peterbilt semi-tractor pulling a trailer transporting PVC scrap southbound on Highway 60. Pieschke reported … Read more

Project Lifesaver available in Sioux County

July 26, 2021

We are excited to announce that Project Lifesaver, a rapid response program designed to help quickly locate people who wander due to Alzheimer’s Syndrome, Autism, Down Syndrome, dementia and other cognitive impairment, is now available to Sioux County residents. If you are interested in learning more about this program and live in Sioux County or … Read more

Motor vehicle accident involves BNSF train – July 26 *Photos*

July 26, 2021

On Monday, July 26, at 3:25 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 360th Street, two miles northwest of Sioux Center, IA. Elizabeth Blum, age 20, of Rock Valley, IA, was driving a 2007 Buick Rainier westbound on 360th Street when she failed to yield to a train … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – July 24

July 26, 2021

On Saturday, July 24, at 12:24 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at on Eagle Avenue, seven miles north of Ireton, IA. Justin Bleeker, age 20, of Hull, IA, was driving a 2007 Chevrolet Impala northbound on Eagle Avenue. David Holtrop, age 64, of Ireton, was driving a … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – July 20

July 21, 2021

On Tuesday, July 20, at 3:42 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 340th Street, three miles south of Rock Valley, IA. Joseph McAndrews, age 16, of Rock Valley, was driving a 2002 Ford Escape eastbound on 340th Street. McAndrews reported he swerved to avoid a deer on … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – July 20

July 20, 2021

On Tuesday, July 20, at 12:32 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Highway 75 and 340th Street, two miles southwest of Hull, IA. Johanna Christensen, age 21, of Clarkfield, MN was driving a 2017 Chevrolet Impala northbound on Highway 75. Hong Wei, age 55, … Read more

Motor vehicle accident – July 17

July 19, 2021

On Saturday, July 17, at 11:36 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 400th Street, one mile west of Hospers, IA. Robert Taylor, age 44, of Sioux Center, IA was driving a 2017 Honda Pilot westbound on 400th Street when he struck a deer on the roadway. No … Read more