Information Sought in Hit-and-Run Accident

October 22, 2021 11:16am

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A hit-and-run accident near Maurice is being investigated by the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office.  The incident happened at the intersection of Highway 10 and Highway 75, two miles north of Maurice.  Investigators determined the accident happened on Tuesday, October 19, at 5:30 p.m.


55-year-old Chris Cronin, of Le Mars, was southbound on Highway 75, driving a Freightliner semi-truck.  He reported a black or dark colored passenger car 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, at 712-737-2280.