Sioux County Sheriff

One charged following Hit-and-run motor vehicle accident investigation – February 25

On Thursday, February 4, at 2:46 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a hit-and-run motor vehicle accident that occurred on a parking lot of  Cenex Coop Gas & Oil, 1007 Southern Street, in Boyden, IA.

Upon further investigation, deputies discovered that on Saturday, January 30. at approximately 6:05 p.m., someone was driving a Chevrolet Silverado on the parking lot when they struck a light pole and left the area without reporting the incident to law enforcement.

On Thursday, February 25, investigating officers received information about the identity of the person who was driving the Chevrolet at the time of the January 30 accident.

As a result, it was determined that Logan Gillespie, age 21, of Granville, IA was the driver; he was cited for leaving the scene of a property damage accident without reporting to law enforcement.

The Chevrolet sustained approximately $3,500 in damage. The light pole sustained an estimated $4,800 in damage.