Information Sought in Hit-And-Run Accident

April 07, 2021 4:07pm

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The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an apparent hit-and-run accident that occurred on Highway 75, two miles north of Sioux Center, late Wednesday morning.


28-year-old Lauren Kleyer of Sioux Center, was driving southbound on Highway 75, when, according to Kleyer, an unknown vehicle entered her lane; she swerved into the west ditch to avoid striking the vehicle. 


No injuries were reported.


The unknown vehicle was described by witnesses as a black Jeep Liberty with running lights on the roof that were illuminated at the time of the incident.  Kleyer’s Chevrolet Equinox sustained about $2,500 damage.


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