Emergency Services: Feb. 18, 2022

For incidents reported Feb. 15-18.


11:09 p.m. Tuesday: 1700 block of Clary Street, Worthington, adult female with difficulty breathing.

11:45 a.m. Wednesday: 800 block of 10th Street, Worthington, adult female who fell.

6:14 p.m. Wednesday: 1100 block of Clary Street, Worthington, adult male found unresponsive.

3:23 p.m. Thursday: 1900 block of Dover Street, Worthington, adult male, unspecified.


1:19 p.m. Friday: 1000 block of Ryans Road, Worthington, adult female who passed out twice.

1:22 p.m. Friday: 1500 block of Collegeway, adult male.


Osceola County (Iowa) Sheriff’s Office: 3:55 p.m. Monday, Iowa 60 near mile marker 44. Gilbert Anthony Chavez, 41, of Montebello, California, was driving a 1999 Chevrolet Tahoe southbound when he left the roadway. Chavez overcorrected, causing the vehicle to roll several times and come to rest upside down in the northbound lane. Chavez was ejected from the vehicle. He, along with a female passenger, Dezirae Ann Barela, 32, also of Montebello, were transported to Osceola Regional Health Center with incapacitating injuries. Assisting at the scene were the Sibley Ambulance, Ashton Ambulance, Ashton Fire Department, Iowa State Patrol and Pulver Towing. The crash remains under investigation.

WPD: crash without injuries, 3:43 p.m. Tuesday, Clary Street and Humiston Avenue.

Lyon County (Iowa) Sheriff’s Office: crash without injuries, 3:25 p.m. Tuesday, Dakota Avenue and Virginia Street, George. A 14-year-old male was driving north on Virginia Street, leaving a stop sign, and Derek Fredrick, 54, of Derby, Kansas, was driving east on Dakota Avenue and had just left a stop sign. The juvenile driver failed to yield the right-of-way and struck Fredrick’s 2019 Toyota Rav4 in the passenger side with his 2017 Ford F150. Both vehicles sustained minor damage and were driven away from the scene.

NCSO: crash without injuries, Wednesday.

Minnesota State Patrol: crash with non-life-threatening injuries, 8:23 a.m. Thursday, U.S. 75 south of Seventh Street Northeast, Pipestone. Jordan Van Overbeke, 25, of Marshall, was driving a 1998 Mercury Mountaineer north on U.S. 75 attempting to make a left turn. Jessriel Eischens, 40, of Taunton, was driving south, when the vehicles collided. Overbeke had two passengers, Ian Mariner, 27, of Storden, who received non-life-threatening injuries and was transported to Pipestone Hospital, and Tanya Mercado, 45, of Marshall, who was uninjured. All four individuals were wearing their seatbelts and no airbags deployed. Pipestone Fire and Ambulance assisted at the scene.


WPD: crash without injuries, 1:39 a.m. Friday, 1400 block of Oxford Street.


3:31 p.m. Friday: 300 block of 10th Avenue, Worthington, house fire, Worthington Fire Department responded.


WPD: fugitive from justice, 10:18 Tuesday.

NCSO: outstanding warrant, 2:09 p.m. Tuesday, 1500 block of Airport Road.

WPD: trespassing, 3:46 p.m. Tuesday, 2100 block of Nobles Street.

NCSO: scams, 4:40 p.m. Tuesday, 31000 block of Dillman Avenue, Adrian.


NCSO: property damage, 6:17 p.m. Tuesday, 37000 block of 310th Street.

WPD: drugs, 11:09 p.m. Tuesday, 1500 block of Collegeway.

Lyon County (Iowa) Sheriff’s Office: arrested Mark Warner, 52, of Larchwood, Iowa, after he turned himself in on warrants for third degree sexual abuse and first degree burglary. The arrest stemmed from a December 2021 incident.

WPD: harassing communication and lost property, 4:17 p.m. Thursday.

WPD: disorderly male, 7:06 p.m. Thursday, 1300 block of Third Avenue.

Lyon County (Iowa) Sheriff’s Office: arrested Clark Nagel, 59, of Sheldon, Iowa, for operating while under the influence — first offense, a serious misdemeanor. His arrest stemmed from an incident in January. He was issued a summons to appear and then released.

WPD: outstanding warrant, 12:15 a.m. Friday, 1600 block of Oxford Street.

WPD: found child, 6:10 a.m. Friday, 2100 block of Nobles Street.

NCSO: harassing communication, 3:49 p.m. Friday, 1500 block of North Grand Avenue.

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