Sioux County Sheriff

Vehicle strikes fire hydrant in Boyden – April 4

On Sunday, April 4,  at 9:30 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on Prairie Street, in Boyden, IA.

Noah Jansma, age 16, of Rock Valley, IA was driving a 2007 Ford F-150 pickup eastbound on Prairie Street when he reportedly drove the vehicle carelessly, left the traveled portion of the roadway and struck a fire hydrant owned by the City of Boyden.

No injuries were reported.

The Ford sustained approximately $100 in damage. The hydrant sustained an estimated $3,300 in damage.

Jansma was cited for striking fixtures.