Information sought in commercial motor vehicle accident hit-and-run in Boyden – August 24

On Thursday, August 24, at 6:53 a.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated hit-and-run commercial motor vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 18 near Colfax Street, in Boyden, IA.

Sandeep Chauhan, age 35, of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, was driving a 2022 Mack semi-truck pulling a trailer westbound on Highway 18. Chatham attempted to turn right onto a business driveway when another unknown make or model semi-truck traveling westbound behind Chauhan sideswiped the Mack as it passed. The unknown semi continued westbound and was not located.

The the truck that left the scene is described as an unknown color semi tractor pulling a silver tank-type trailer.

The Mack sustained approximately $5,000 in damage.

The sheriff’s office is asking anyone with information about this accident to contact the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office.