Woman Ticketed After Striking Two Parked Vehicles

Sheldon, Iowa — A 22-year old Sheldon woman was cited for Failure To Maintain Control in the aftermath of an accident that sheldon police pd car door logohappened late Tuesday morning.

Sheldon Police say a 2014 Dodge Ram pickup, driven by Elisa Kurth of Sheldon was southbound on 2nd Avenue, shortly after 11:30 Tuesday morning, when she attempted to turn east onto 10th Street.  According to the report, Kurth’s pickup struck a 2003 Ford Expedition owned by William Kepp, and a 2001 Ford Ranger owned by Douglas Vander Plaats.  Police say that both the Kepp SUV, and the Vander Plaats Ranger were legally parked along 10th Street at the time of the collision.

Police estimate damage to Kurth’s Dodge at $2,000, with Kepp’s Expedition and Vander Plaats’ Ranger each sustaining an estimated $5,000 in damage.  Kurth was ticketed for Failure To Maintain Control.  No injuries were reported.


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