Teen Taken To Hospital After Accident
Date posted - January 5, 2016
Hospers, Iowa — A Granville teen was taken to the hospital after an accident near Hospers.
The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reports that on Monday, January 4, 2016, at about 12:30 PM, 16-year-old Grasiela Doty of Granville was driving a 1996 Chevrolet pickup eastbound on 430th Street, about three miles south of Hospers when she lost control of her vehicle, which struck a bridge guardrail. It then left the bridge and came to rest on its side on a river embankment under the bridge.
The Hospers Ambulance took Doty to the Orange City Health System Hospital.
The Chevrolet sustained approximately $4,000 in damage. The guardrail sustained an estimated $200 in damage.
Doty was cited for no proof of motor vehicle insurance.
The Sheriff’s Office reports the Hospers Fire Department and Hospers Ambulance crew assisted on the scene.