Sheffield man injured in motorcycle crash near Boyden

August 09, 2022 7:51am

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The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motorcycle accident that occurred on Highway 18, four miles east of Boyden, early Sunday morning.

The Sheriff's office says that shortly after 6am, 41 year old Matthew Lane 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 taken 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.