Toddler dies as result of accident on private property southwest of Boyden – November 20

On Monday, November 20, at 4:57 p.m., the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a fatal accident that occurred at a farm residence on Jay Avenue, one and one-half miles southwest of Boyden, IA.

Nathan Klok, age two, was in a grove nearby a tree where family members were cutting down trees, when a tree fell and struck Klok. Klok sustained severe trauma and died as a result of injuries sustained at the scene.

The Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Boyden Ambulance and Boyden Fire Department.