Archer Woman Injured In Sheldon Area Accident Friday

Date posted - April 22, 2013

SCAT Front & Right SideSheldon, Iowa — An Archer woman was taken to the hospital after an accident between Boyden and Sheldon on Friday.

The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reports that about 5 minutes before 10 AM, 67-year-old Ruth Hoffmann of Archer was driving a 2007 Dodge Grand Caravan eastbound on Highway 18, four miles east of Boyden, when she lost control of the vehicle, which entered the north ditch and rolled.

Hoffmann was transported by the Sheldon Community Ambulance Team to Sanford Sheldon Hospital.

The Dodge sustained an estimated $10,000 in damages.

Hoffmann was cited for failure to maintain control.

The Iowa State Patrol, Boyden Fire Department, Boyden Ambulance and Sheldon Ambulance assisted the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office.

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