No Injuries In Collision Near Sioux Center

Sioux Sheriff 84-8 FacebookSioux Center, Iowa — No one was injured after two vehicles collided near Sioux Center in the morning hours of Tuesday, April 11th.

The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reports that at 6:45 am on Tuesday, 39-year-old Jeremy Oolman was driving a 2004 Ford F-150 northbound on Harrison Avenue, two miles south of Sioux Center. Twenty-nine-year-old Brent Van Leeuwen of Orange City was driving a 2011 Ford F-350 westbound on 440th Street. According to the report, Oolman stopped for the stop sign at the intersection of Harrison Avenue and 440th Street. Oolman proceeded into the intersection and was struck by Van Leeuwen.

Oolman’s F-150 received $4-thousand damage, with damage to Van Leeuwen’s F-350 estimated at $2-thousand.

No injuries were reported.


Hawarden Woman Taken To Hospital After Accident

Maurice Gradert Accident 4-10-17Maurice, Iowa — A Hawarden woman was taken to a hospital after an accident near Maurice on Monday, April 10,

The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reports that just before 4:00 p.m., 17-year-old Alex Gradert of Ireton was driving a 2012 Chevrolet westbound on Highway 10, about five miles southwest of Sioux Center. They say he was slowing for a vehicle turning ahead of him. The report says 24-year-old Marissa Snedeker of Hawarden was driving a 2015 Kia westbound behind Gradert and rear-ended his vehicle.

The Sioux Center Ambulance Squad took Snedeker to the Sioux Center Health Hospital.

The report says the Gradert Chevy sustained about $5,000 in damage and the Snedeker Kia sustained about $6,500 in damage. Snedeker was cited on a charge of following too closely.

The Sheriff’s Office says the Maurice Fire Department, Maurice Rescue Squad and the Sioux Center Ambulance Squad assisted them with the response to the accident.


No Injuries In Collision Near Sheldon Country Club

O'BrienSheriffSheldon, Iowa — No one was injured in a collision near the Sheldon Country Club on Wednesday, April 5th in Sheldon.

The O’Brien County Sheriff’s Office reports that just after 6:00 pm on Wednesday, 18-year-old Kaitlyn Vote of Sheldon was driving a 2014 Ford Focus westbound, leaving the Sheldon Country Club parking lot. Twenty-seven-year-old Kenton Schroder of Ashton was driving a 2001 Dodge Ram northbound on Nest Avenue. According to the report, Vote was turning south out of the parking lot, did not yield to Schroder and struck the Dodge.

The Ford received $4,000 damage; the Dodge received $500 damage.

No injuries were reported.


Two Vehicles Collide Near Hull

sioux county sheriff emblemHull, Iowa — Two vehicles were damaged and no one was injured in an accident just south of Hull on Friday, April 7th.

The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reports that at 3:10 pm on Friday, 19-year-old Harley Vink of Hull was driving a 2002 Pontiac Grand Prix northbound on Hickory Avenue, one-half mile south of Hull. Forty-eight-year-old Tracy Weidner of Hull was driving a 2000 Chevrolet Impala northbound on Hickory Avenue. According to the report, Vink stopped for oncoming traffic before attempting a left turn onto a residential driveway. Weidner then struck Vink on the roadway.

The Pontiac received $8,000 damage. The Impala received $5,000 damage.

No injuries were reported.


Two Taken To Hospital, One Arrested After Accident

Generic Ambulance ecnalubmABoyden, Iowa — Two people were taken to a hospital and one person was arrested after an accident on Saturday in Boyden.

The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reports that about 11:45 p.m., 65-year-old Debra Woelber of Hull was driving a 2013 Ford Explorer southbound on Colfax Street. She stopped for the stop sign at Prairie Street. They report that 26-year-old Kristi Stettnichs of Rock Rapids was driving a 2013 Chrysler 300 southbound on Colfax Street behind Woelber, and that Stettnichs struck Woelber on the roadway.

The Boyden Ambulance took Woelber and a passenger, 67-year-old Kenneth Woelber of Hull to Sanford Sheldon Hospital.

The Ford sustained approximately $4,000 in damage. The Chrysler sustained approximately $7,000 in damage.

Upon further investigation, the deputy suspected that Stettnichs was under the influence of alcohol, and arrested her on a charge of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated. She was also cited on a charge of following too closely.

The Sheriff’s Office reports that the Boyden Fire Department and Boyden Ambulance Squad assisted them with the response to the accident.


Two Injured in Sioux Center Collision

Sioux Center, Iowa — Two Hull residents were injured in a collision in Sioux Center Sioux Center PD Charger Door Logo Only -- brighteron Saturday, April 8th.

The Sioux Center Police Department reports that 12:40 pm on Saturday, that 18-year-old Michaela Vandestroet of Hull was driving a 2003 Buick LeSabre eastbound on 16th Street Southeast in Sioux Center and attempted a left turn onto 13th Avenue Southeast. Twenty-seven-year-old Jessica Brown of Hull was driving a 2014 Ford Fusion southbound on 13th Avenue Southeast. According to the report, Brown collided with Vandestroet in the intersection.

Both Brown and Vandestroet reported minor injuries but declined further medical attention.

The Buick received $5,000 damage; the Ford received $4,500 damage.