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Truck accident – August 28

August 29, 2019

On Wednesday, August 28, at 3:08 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a truck accident that occurred at the intersection of 390th Street and Elmwood Avenue, five miles west of Sioux Center, IA. Carlos Lopez-Torres, age 46, of Sioux Center was driving a 2007 International semi-truck pulling a flatbed trailer transporting round hay bales … Read moreTruck accident – August 28

Motor vehicle accident – August 27

August 28, 2019

On Tuesday, August 27, at 5:40 pm, the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Highway 60 and Kingbird Avenue, two miles east of Alton, IA. Dennis Gergen, age 68, of Alton was driving a 1997 Dodge Ram pickup southbound on Kingbird Avenue. Daniel Zevenbergen, age 61, … Read moreMotor vehicle accident – August 27

Motor vehicle accident – August 26

August 27, 2019

On Monday, August 26, at 4:16 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of 450th Street and Kingbird Avenue, two miles east of Alton, IA. Blaine De Jong, age 16, of Alton was driving a 2002 Ford F-150 pickup eastbound on 450th Street.  Chelsey Keizer, age … Read moreMotor vehicle accident – August 26

Information sought in burglary investigation – August 24

August 27, 2019

On Saturday, August 24, at 8:50 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a report of a burglary and theft that occurred at a farm property, two miles northwest of Hospers, IA. Upon further investigation it was discovered that someone entered an unlocked office area and stole two Apple iPads and chargers. Anyone with information … Read moreInformation sought in burglary investigation – August 24

Motor vehicle accident – August 22

August 23, 2019

On Thursday, August 22, at 3:06 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of 5th Street and Chestnut Street in Hull, IA. Mark Madsen, age 60, of Hull was driving a 1992 Chevrolet C1500 pickup southbound on Chestnut Street. Madison Visser, age 14, of Rock Valley, … Read moreMotor vehicle accident – August 22

Motor vehicle accident – August 22

August 23, 2019

On Thursday, August 22, at 11:55 a.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. Michael Koele, age 43, of Hull was driving a 2015 Dodge Ram 3500 southbound on Highway 75 towing a disabled 2001 … Read moreMotor vehicle accident – August 22

Motor vehicle accident – August 22

August 23, 2019

On Thursday, August 22, at 10:00 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 18, two miles west of Boyden, IA. Mary Byl, age 44, of Sheldon, IA was driving a 2006 Ford F-150 westbound on Highway 18. Alexandra Tiedemann, age 20, of Boyden was driving a 2012 … Read moreMotor vehicle accident – August 22

Motor vehicle accident – August 22

August 22, 2019

On Thursday, August 22, at 2:47 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Eagle Avenue, one-half mile south of Rock Valley, IA. Dane Mortenson, age 14, of Sibley, IA was driving a 2005 Dodge Dakota southbound on Eagle Avenue when he attempted to turn around, lost control of … Read moreMotor vehicle accident – August 22

Motor vehicle accident – August 21

August 22, 2019

On Wednesday, August 21, at 8:24 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Harrison Avenue and 420th Street, two miles southeast of Sioux Center, IA.  Ethan Hoekstra, age 18, of Sioux Center was driving a 2005 Chevrolet Impala northbound on Harrison Avenue. Dustin DeWild, age … Read moreMotor vehicle accident – August 21

Safety reminder for the New School Year

August 21, 2019

The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reminds all motorists that area schools will soon begin for a new school year. Now is the time to prepare for school bus traffic on all roadways and children walking and riding their bicycles to and from schools. Please reduce your speeds, especially around school zones and be prepared to … Read moreSafety reminder for the New School Year