Sioux County Man Pleads Guilty to Vehicular Homicide

May 10, 2022 2:10pm

Seth De Jong

A Sioux County man has pleaded guilty to vehicular homicide after striking a woman on her bicycle in September of 2021.


27-year-old Seth De Jong entered the plea Monday, May 9 in Sioux County.


Court documents say De Jong was driving a Dodge Caravan near Hull around 6:00 p.m. on September 3rd of 2021, when he struck 69-year-old Lorna Moss of Sioux Center, who was riding her bicycle.  Moss later died at the hospital.


Investigators determined De Jong had been drinking.  His sentencing is scheduled for July 18.