Sioux County Sheriff

Motorcycle accident east of Boyden – August 7

On Sunday, August 7, at 6:04 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motorcycle accident that occurred on Highway 18, four miles east of Boyden, IA..

Matthew Lane, age 41, of Sheffield, IA, was driving a 2017 Harley-Davidson motorcycle eastbound on Highway 18 when he lost control of the vehicle and was ejected from it.

Lane was by the Boyden Ambulance to Sanford Sheldon Medical Center for treatment of his injuries.

The Harley-Davidson sustained approximately $5,000 in damage.

The sheriff’s office was assisted at by the Iowa State Patrol, Boyden Ambulance, Boyden Fire Department and Sheldon Police Department.

The accident remains under investigation.