Weather Forecast


Data: March 1, 2018


4:53 p.m. Tuesday: Worthington, adult female who had fallen.

4:58 p.m. Tuesday: 800 block of 10th Street, Worthington, adult male who was dizzy and unable to stand.

11:39 p.m. Tuesday, 200 block of 12th Street, Worthington. intoxicated adult female. No transport.


Lyon County Sheriff’s Office: two-vehicle crash, 9:24 p.m. Tuesday, 500 block of South Greene Street, Rock Rapids, Iowa. A 2000 Dodge Durango driven by Dylan Robertson, 19, of Rock Rapids was southbound on South Greene Street and struck the rear of a legally parked 1985 GMC C7000 straight truck filled with concrete owned by Ashleigh Benz of Rock Rapids. The impact of the collision pushed the GMC approximately 15 feet. The Durango came to rest at the rear of the GMC with the roof peeled back to the center of the vehicle. Robertson exited the vehicle, knocked on the door of a residence and informed the occupants that he had been in an accident. He was transported to Sanford Rock Rapids Emergency Room by private vehicle before deputies and the Lyon County Ambulance arrived on scene. He was treated for minor injuries and released. There was approximately $4,000 damage to the GMC, while the Durango is considered a total loss. Robertson was cited for failure to have a valid driver’s license, failure to use a safety belt, failure to have insurance and failure to transfer motor vehicle title. The Lyon County Ambulance and Rock Rapids Fire Department assisted at the scene.

MSP: one-vehicle crash, 9:10 a.m. Wednesday, Minnesota 86, Jackson County. A 2006 Lexus RX 330 driven by Suzanne J. Mcnulty, 53, of Windom, was northbound on Minnesota 86 near milepost 7 when it entered the ditch and rolled. Mcnulty was transported to the Jackson Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The road conditions were reported as dry, and Mcnulty was wearing a seat belt.

WPD: hit-and-run, 9:17 a.m. Wednesday.


WPD: property damage to vehicle, 8:46 p.m. Tuesday, 1400 block of Oxford Street.

WPD: cited motorist for center brake light, tint and blacked out tail lights, 9:44 p.m. Tuesday, 200 block of 12th Street.

WPD: disturbing the peace, 11:25 p.m. Tuesday, 1400 block of First Avenue southwest.

WPD: burglary alarm, 6:45 a.m. Wednesday, 700 block of Second Avenue.

WPD: scam, 9:13 a.m. Wednesday.