Hospers Accident Hospitalizes Woman

October 14, 2020 1:50pm

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The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated an accident that sent one person to the hospital.  The accident occurred Wednesday morning at the intersection of 400th street and Highway 60 in Hospers.

26 year-old Alexandra Fischer of Archer, was driving westbound on 400th Street; she stopped for the stop sign in the median of Highway 60. 27 year-old Carlee McGuire of Sheldon, was traveling southbound on Highway 60. Fischer entered the intersection and the two struck. After the accident, the McGuire vehicle entered the west ditch and rolled.

McGuire was transported by the Hospers Ambulance to Orange City Area Health for treatment of her injuries.

Fischer’s Chevrolet sustained approximately $4,000 in damage. McGuire’s Kia sustained an estimated $8,000 in damage.

Fischer was cited for failure to obey a stop sign.

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Hospers Ambulance and Hospers Fire Department.