Sheldon Man Taken To Hospital After ATV Accident
Date posted - May 20, 2016
Hospers, Iowa — A Sheldon man was taken to the hospital after an ATV accident near Hospers on Thursday, May 19.
The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reports that about 6:15 PM, they investigated an all‐terrain vehicle (ATV) accident that occurred on 370th Street, three miles northwest of Hospers.
They say it appears that 59-year-old Robert DeJong of Sheldon was driving a Polaris 425cc ATV eastbound on 370th Street when he lost control of the vehicle and it entered the south ditch. DeJong was ejected from the ATV in the ditch.
The Hospers Ambulance transported DeJong to Sanford Sheldon Hospital.
The ATV was undamaged.