Rock Valley, Iowa — A Sioux Center man is dead as the result of an accident on Friday morning near Rock Valley.
The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reports that about 6:35 a.m., 60-year-old Jeffrey Meyer of Sioux Center was driving a 2017 Ram 1500 pickup northbound on Garfield Avenue, three and a half miles southeast of Rock Valley, when his pickup crossed the southbound lane, entered the west ditch, vaulted a field driveway and rolled. The vehicle came to rest in a group of round hay bales on a farm property.
An ambulance took Meyer to Hegg Memorial Hospital in Rock Valley where he was pronounced dead.
The Ram sustained approximately $25,000 in damage.
The Sheriff’s Office reports that the Rock Valley Fire Department, Rock Valley Ambulance Squad and the Rock Valley Police Department assisted them with the response to the accident, which they say remains under investigation.