October 4, 2020 at approximately 11:48pm, Ezequiel Ayala Lopez, age 24, of Sheldon, IA was driving a 1998 Mercury Mountaineer southbound on Wilson Ave/A18. The Mercury crossed the centerline, entered the opposite shoulder/ditch area and slid sideways into the ditch on Osceola Ave. It appeared that the vehicle rolled over at least twice before coming to a rest with the driver's side pinned against a tree. The Mercury received approximately $5,000 in damage. Ayala Lopez and a juvenile male passenger were transported to the Osceola Regional Health Center with incapacitating injuries. Ayala Lopez was issued a citation for Failure to Maintain Control. The Sheriff's Office was assisted by the Sibley Ambulance, Ocheyedan Ambulance, Harris Fire Department, and Dickinson County EMA.
October 3, 2020, at 1:10pm David Arthur Calsbeek, age 73, of Sibley, IA was driving a 2004 Pontiac Montana northbound on 8th Ave in Sibley. Calsbeek stopped at the stop sign at the intersection with 5th St. Calsbeek proceeded north and failed to see a 2015 Chevy Cruze driven by Julissa Acevedo, age 15, of Sibley, IA heading westbound on 5th St and the vehicles collided in the intersection. The Pontiac received approximately $2,500 in damage, and the Chevy received approximately $3,500 in damage. No injuries were reported. Calsbeek was issued a citation for Failure to Yield from Stop Sign.
September 27, 2020, at approximately 11:50pm, Michael Timothy Van Der Weide, age 34, of Orange City, IA was driving a 2015 BMW 320I southbound on Hwy 60 north of 250th St when a deer entered the roadway. The BMW struck the deer causing approximately $6,000 in damage. No injuries were reported.
September 26, 2020, at approximately 10:25pm, Arbey Perez Gomez age 22, of Sibley, IA was driving a 2004 Chevy Venture registered to Gabriela Castro Diaz, of Sibley, southbound on Oriole Ave and did not stop at the stop sign at the intersection of Oriole Ave and 180th St. Perez Gomez then, realizing that he did not stop, attempted to brake but accident pushed the accelerator causing the vehicle to lose traction on the gravel and drive off of the roadway to the left into the ditch. The Chevy received approximately $6,000 in damage. Perez Gomez and a passenger were treated at the scene for minor injuries by the Sibley Ambulance. Perez Gomez was cited for Failure to have a Valid Driver's License and Failure to Maintain Control.