The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reports that about 9:40 PM, 16-year-old Luke Barkel of Hull was driving a 2012 Taotao moped eastbound on 1st Street when he lost control and collided with a parked 2009 Cadillac Escalade.
Barkel was later taken to the Sioux Center Hospital by private vehicle where he was treated for his injuries.
The Taotao sustained about $300 in damages. The Cadillac, owned by Matthew Mayer of Spirit Lake, sustained about $350 in damages.
Barkel was cited for no insurance, violation of an instruction permit and fail to maintain control.