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Data: Jan. 29, 2018

Ambulance 5:47 p.m. Friday: 1000 block of 13th Street, Worthington, adult female. 6:22 p.m. Friday: 400 block of Douglas Avenue, Worthington, adult female. 9:23 a.m. Saturday: Bigelow Rescue and Worthington Ambulance dispatched for adult female w...

Ambulance

5:47 p.m. Friday: 1000 block of 13th Street, Worthington, adult female.

6:22 p.m. Friday: 400 block of Douglas Avenue, Worthington, adult female.

9:23 a.m. Saturday: Bigelow Rescue and Worthington Ambulance dispatched for adult female with anxiety and depression issues.

5:09 p.m. Saturday: 1700 block of N.E. Minnesota 60, Worthington.

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8:05 p.m. Saturday, 400 block of Second Avenue, Round Lake, adult male who had passed out. Round Lake Rescue and Worthington Ambulance dispatched.

6:25 a.m. Sunday: Worthington, female who was not responsive. The coroner was subsequently called.

 

Crashes

Osceola County Sheriff’s Office: two-vehicle crash, 4:30 p.m. Friday, Second Avenue near Lewis Drug, Sibley, Iowa. A 2002 Pontiac Grand Prix operated by Drew Michael Loeschen, 33, of Sibley was traveling northbound on Second Avenue when it was struck by a 1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee operated by Richard William Engelkes, 60, of Sibley that was traveling southbound on Second Avenue and attempting to turn into the Lewis Drug parking lot. The Grand Prix sustained $1,000 in damage, while the Jeep had $800 in damage. Engelkes was cited for failure to yield upon left turn. No injuries were reported.

WPD: non-injury crash, 4:55 p.m. Saturday, 1700 block of N.E. Minnesota 60.

WPD: non-injury crash, 5:16 p.m. Saturday, Diagonal Road and Oxford Street.

NCSO: non-injury crash, 9:36 p.m. Saturday, Nobles County 35 and Lais Avenue.

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MInnesota State Patrol: one-vehicle crash, 9:59 p.m. Saturday, Interstate 90 westbound near mile marker 2, Beaver Creek Township. A 2009 Honda Pilot operated by Irene Leon, 45, of Worthington was traveling eastbound when it lost control, overcorrected and struck a guardrail before crossing into the westbound lanes in snowy and icy conditions. Leon was transported to Sanford Luverne Medical Center with a non-life-threatening injury. Passengers Jesus Leon, 51, Omar Leon, 21, Paola Leon, 20,  as well as a 15-year-old female and 15-year-old male, all of Worthington, were also taken to Luverne with non-life-threatening injuries. The Rock County Sheriff’s Office, Rock County Ambulance and Luverne Fire Department assisted at the scene.

WPD: non-injury crash, 8:05 a.m. Sunday, North Humiston Avenue.

WPD: non-injury crash, 1:41 p.m. Sunday, 1500 block of North Spring Avenue.

 

Police

Lyon County Sheriff’s Office: Zachery Timmer, 24, of Ellsworth was arrested Friday for operating while intoxicated first offense and cited for careless driving, The arrest stemmed from a traffic stop on First Avenue near Buncombe Drive in Rock Rapids, Iowa. He was transported to Lyon County Jail.

WPD: citation for driving without a license and warning for expired tabs, 4:49 p.m. Friday.

WPD: two juvenile male shoplifters, 6:39 p.m. Friday, 1000 block of Ryan’s Road.

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WPD: odor of marijuana, 1:43 p.m. Saturday, 2100 block of Nobles Street.

WPD: citation for expired registration, 4:03 p.m. Saturday.

WPD: drugs, 5:35 p.m. Saturday, 1500 block of Grand Avenue.

WPD: possible domestic incident, 6:36 p.m. Saturday, 300 block of 11th Avenue.

WPD: disorderly male, 7:20 p.m. Saturday, 1000 block of Omaha Avenue.

WPD: domestic incident, 10:38 a.m. Sunday, 500 block of Morningside Drive.

 

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