No Injuries in Accident near Alton

August 11, 2015

SIOUX COUNTY ACCIDENT

8-11-15

NO INJURIES WERE REPORTED IN A SINGLE VEHICLE ACCIDENT SATURDAY EVENING ON HIGHWAY 60 ABOUT A HALF-MILE EAST OF ALTON. THE SIOUX COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE SAYS THAT 27 YEAR OLD LUIS GONZALEZ OF JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA WAS SOUTHBOUND ON HIGHWAY 60 WHEN HE LOST CONTROL OF THE VEHICLE, AND DROVE ONTO THE SEST SHOULDER, AND STRUCK A BRIDGE GUARDRAIL. NO INJURIES WERE REPORTED. GONALEZ WAS ISSUED A CITATION FOR FAILING TO MAINTAIN CONTROL OF A MOTOR VEHICLE. THERE WAS APPROXIMATELY 5-THOUSAND-DOLLARS IN DAMAGES TO THE VEHICLE. THE SHERIFF’S OFFICE WAS ASSISTED BY THE ORANGE CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT.