The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reports that at about 4:20 pm on Saturday, 19-year-old Shayla Bushby of Hawarden was driving a 2003 Mercury Sable northbound on Cherry Avenue, three miles northeast of Hawarden. Thirty-nine-year-old Aaron Rochholz of Council Bluffs was driving a 2013 Hyundai Accent eastbound on 420th Street. According to the report, Rochholz stopped for the stop sign at Cherry Avenue, began crossing Cherry Avenue and was struck by Bushby in the intersection.
The Mercury received $7000 damage. The Hyundai received $14,000 damage.
Bushby was transported by private vehicle to the Hawarden Hospital for treatment of minor injuries. Rochholz and a passenger reported minor injuries and refused further medical treatment.