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Single Vehicle Accident Near Alton

sioux county sheriff emblemAlton, Iowa — A Florida man’s vehicle was damaged in an accident near Alton on Saturday, August 8th.

The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reports that at about 7:49 pm, 27-year-old Luis Gonzalez of Jacksonville, Florida was driving a 2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser southbound on Highway 60. According to the report, Gonzalez lost control of his vehicle, drove onto the west shoulder and struck a bridge guardrail.

The PT Cruiser received $5000 damage.

No injuries were reported.

Gonzalez was cited for failing to maintain control of a motor vehicle.

The Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Orange City Police Department.