Vehicle Crashes Into River

Mon 11-9-2020

(Alton)-- A single vehicle crash Friday night near Alton injured an Orange City man.

The Sioux County Sheriff's Office says 20-year-old Christopher Dekker of Orange City was driving a 1997 GMC Sierra westbound on a county road about three miles northeast of Alton when he lost control of the vehicle. It went off the south side of a bridge, coming to rest on its top in the Floyd River.

Dekker was taken by private vehicle to the Orange City hospital.

The crash took place a little after 10:00 pm.