Two Women Taken To Hospitals After Ireton Area Crash

Ireton, Iowa — Two women were taken to hospitals after an accident on Saturday moring, May 20th near Ireton.

The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reports that just before 10:30 a.m., 28-year-old Megan Ciampo of Sioux Falls, SD, was driving a 2021 Cadillac eastbound on 420th Street, six miles northwest of Ireton. They tell us 20-year-old Miranda Bloemendaal of Hawarden was driving a 2008 Chevrolet Impala southbound on Dogwood Avenue.

The report alleges Bloemendaal failed to yield from the stop sign at 420th Street, entered the intersection and struck the Ciampo Cadillac.

The Ireton Ambulance took Ciampo to Hawarden Regional Healthcare, and Bloemendaal to the Orange City Area Health System.

The Cadillac sustained approximately $10,000 in damage, with damage to the Chevrolet estimated at $5,000.

Bloemendaal was cited on a charge of failure to obey stop sign.

The sheriff’s office reports that the Ireton Ambulance Squad and Ireton Fire Department assisted with the response to the accident.


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