Data: Dec. 26, 2013
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated an accident at 7:53 a.m. Wednesday at Sherwood Street and 12th Street.
LUVERNE — The Minnesota State Patrol investigated a rollover accident at 1:56 a.m. Wednesday in the westbound lane of Interstate 90 in Rock County. Matthew R. Gappa, 33, of Dell Rapids, S.D., was driving a 2003 Toyota Corolla. He and a passenger, Nicole L. Anderson-Gappa, 34, of Sioux Falls, S.D., were transported via Luverne Ambulance to Sanford Luverne Hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. The Toyota sustained severe damage. The Rock County Sheriff and Luverne Fire Department also assisted at the scene.WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated an accident at 11:51 a.m. Wednesday on North McMillan Street at Casey’s General Store West.PIPESTONE — The Minnesota State Patrol investigated a head-on accident at 3:04 p.m. Wednesday at Minnesota 23 and 81st Street. Jonas A. Christianson, 23, of Miltona, was driving a 1998 Ford Ranger. Paula J. Hodge, 59, of Willmar, was driving a 2013 Hyundai Sonata. Both drivers, a passenger in the Ranger, Anastasia Held, 24, of Lincoln, Neb., and two passengers in the Sonata, Donald Groth, 67, of Kerkhoven, and Linda Lorenzen-Groth, 61, were all transported to Pipestone County Medical Center for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. Both vehicles were total losses.
AmbulanceWORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 7:41 p.m. Tuesday to 1746 Greenview Ave. to assist a male having trouble breathing.WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 9:42 p.m. Tuesday to 338 Lakehill Drive to assist a female who was having trouble standing and walking.WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 1:39 p.m. Wednesday to 1504 S. Shore Drive to assist a male who had suffered a seizure and was unconscious.
PoliceBREWSTER — The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office investigated a burglary reported at 5:24 p.m. Monday from the 600 block of Ninth Street. Presents were taken from under the Christmas tree.WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department cited a driver for no Minnesota driver’s license and warned for improper display of registration and center line at 4:33 p.m. Tuesday at 10th Street and Diagonal Road.WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department cited a driver for driving after revocation and no proof of insurance at 5:29 p.m. Tuesday at 11th Street and Fifth Avenue.WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated an assault reported early Wednesday morning from Dover Street and Burlington Avenue.WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department cited a driver for driving after revocation and no proof of insurance at 2:28 p.m. Wednesday at Diagonal Road and Viking Road.SIBLEY, Iowa — The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the theft of two green Parker 5250 gravity wagons from a farm site south of Ashton, Iowa. The wagons were taken sometime between Dec. 16-18. Anyone with information about the wagons is asked to phone (712) 754-2557; or anonymous tips can be sent via “Text-A-Tip” at www.sheriffosceolacounty.org.
BirthsJon and Barbara Wendt, Rushmore, are the parents of a boy, Matthew Aaron, born Dec. 24 at Sanford Worthington Medical Center. Grandparents are Pam and Larry Wendt and Patricia and Michael Lowe, all of Mankato. Great-grandparents are Maxine Prahm, Slayton, Eleanor Weber, Fort Atkinson, Wis., and Jane Southerland, Longview, TX