Sioux County Sheriff

Information sought in hit-and-run motor vehicle accident – October 20

On Wednesday, October 20, at 8:10 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a report of a hit-and-run motor vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Highway 10 and Highway 75, two miles north of Maurice, IA. Upon further investigation, the accident actually happened on Tuesday, October 19, at 5:30 p.m.

Chris Cronin, age 55, of Le Mars, IA, was driving a 2021 Freightliner semi-truck southbound on Highway 75. He reported a black or dark colored passenger entered the intersection from Highway 10 and the two struck. The passenger car left the scene of the accident without stopping and drove northbound on Highway 75.

Damage to the car will likely be on the driver side, rear quarter panel and bumper areas.

If you have any information of this accident, you are asked to contact the sheriff’s office.