Road Debris Causes Damage to Vehicles

September 21, 2022 2:36pm

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Two vehicles were damaged after striking debris from a disabled truck early Wednesday morning.  The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated the accident on Highway 18, two miles east of Hull.


47-year-old Kurt Vander Schaaf of Hull was driving a straight truck eastbound on Highway 18 when the truck experienced a mechanical failure, causing parts of the driveshaft to be spread onto the roadway. 19-year-old Sara Van Surksum of Rock Valley, and 58-year-old Carla Kieft of Rock Valley, were both travelling east on Highway 18 when they both struck the debris in the roadway.  Van Surksum’s Chevrolet Equinox received about $1,000 in damage, Kieft’s Nissan Rogue received about $200 in damage as result of striking the debris. 


No injuries were reported were reported in the incident.