Sioux County Sheriff

Three vehicles involved in motor vehicle accident – October 21

On Wednesday, Oct 21, at 2:57 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 320th Street, one mile west of Boyden, IA.

Hunter Den Besten, age 16, of Boyden was driving a 2015 Chevrolet Malibu eastbound on 320th Street. Braden Dokter, age 15, of Boyden was driving a 2004 Pontiac Grand Prix, eastbound on 320th Street behind Den Besten. Lyndsey Moser, age 16, of Sanborn, IA was driving a 2008 Chevrolet Malibu eastbound on 320th Street behind Dokter. Den Besten stopped for a turning vehicle, Dokter swerved to avoid striking Den Besten and Moser struck Den Besten and Dokter.

No injuries were reported.

The Den Besten Chevrolet sustained approximately $4,000 in damage. The Pontiac sustained an estimated $2,000 in damage. The Moser Chevrolet sustained approximately $5,000 in damage.

Moser was cited for following too close.