SIOUX CENTER—One person was injured in a collision of a semi and car about 3 p.m. Monday, Jan. 4, at the intersection of highways 10 and 75, three miles south of Sioux Center.
Eighteen-year-old Josalyn Van Egdom-Briggs of Hawarden was driving west on Highway 10 when she drove into the intersection and her 2010 Ford Edge collided with a southbound 2014 Kenworth semi pulling a freight trailer, according to the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office.
Seventy-three-year-old Linda Van Egdom of Hawarden, a passenger in the Ford, was flown from the scene by Avera Careflight to Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls, SD, for treatment of serious injuries.
No other injuries were reported.
Van Egdom-Briggs was cited for failure to yield from a stop sign.
The Kenworth, driven by 60-year-old Larry David Sorensen of Hastings, NE, received an estimated $20,000 damage.
The Van Egdom-Briggs vehicle received an estimated $10,000 damage.
The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Sioux Center Fire Department, Sioux Center Rescue, Sioux Center Ambulance, Maurice Fire Department, Maurice Rescue, Sioux Center Police Department, Orange City Police Department and Iowa State Patrol.