Lights and Sirens

Hull Teen Taken To Hospital After Moped Accident

Hull, Iowa — A Hull teen was taken to a hospital after his moped struck a pile of rock left in the street.

(file photo)
(file photo)

The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reports that they investigated the accident on Friday morning, July 24. Upon further investigation, they believe the accident happened on Thursday, July 23, at about 10:15 PM.

They say 14-year-old Gavin Dykstra of Hull was driving a 1989 Honda moped eastbound on First Street when he struck a portion of a pile of landscape rock that had been placed on the street by a resident.

Dykstra was transported by private vehicle to the Sioux Center Health hospital.

The Honda sustained approximately $100 in damages.