The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office reports that just before 8:30 AM, 18-year-old Kyland Van Dyk of Boyden was driving a 1999 Ford Mustang westbound on Highway 18. Van Dyk had stopped for road construction. Seventeen-year-old Nathan Tatsumi of Sheldon was driving a 2010 Chevrolet Camaro westbound on Highway 18 following Van Dyk. Tatsumi was unable to stop for Van Dyk’s vehicle, which he struck on the roadway.
A passenger in Van Dyk’s vehicle, 17-year-old Briann Hulley of Boyden was transported by private vehicle to the Sheldon Hospital.
The Ford sustained approximately $600 in damages. The Chevrolet sustained approximately $6,000 in damages.
Tatsumi was cited for following too closely.