Emergency Services: Aug. 5, 2022
For incidents recorded Aug. 2 through 4 p.m. Aug. 5.
9:51 a.m. Wednesday, 1600 block of East Avenue, unspecified. Sanford Ambulance and Worthington Rescue dispatched.
10:53 a.m. Wednesday: 2100 block of Nobles Street, unspecified. Sanford Ambulance and Worthington Rescue dispatched.
5:10 p.m. Thursday: 400 block of Sixth Avenue, adult female, unspecified. Round Lake Rescue and Worthington Ambulance dispatched.
Minnesota State Patrol: two-vehicle crash with injuries, 2:41 p.m. Tuesday, U.S. 71 and Minnesota 60, Windom. A 17-year-old male was driving a 2009 Chevrolet Impala southbound toward the U.S. 71 and Minnesota 60 when it collided with an eastbound 2006 Toyota Sequoia driven by William James Fossing, 63, Excelsior. Fossing and a passenger, Sherri Lyons, 63, of Windom, each sustained non-life threatening injuries and were transported to Windom Hospital. The juvenile was not injured. All individuals were wearing seatbelts.
WPD: crash without injuries, 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, 1100 block of Ryan’s Road.
WPD: crash without injuries, 6:57 p.m. Tuesday, 1600 block of Ryan’s Road.
WPD: crash with injuries, 10:18 a.m. Wednesday, Diagonal Road and Thomas Avenue. Worthington Rescue and Sanford Ambulance dispatched.
Lyon County Sheriff’s Office: two-vehicle crash without injuries, Greene Street and Iowa 9, Rock Rapids. Gary Vogel, 71, of Rock Rapids, was driving northbound on Greene Street and attempted a left turn on Iowa 9. Hannah Hulstein, 19, of Hull, Iowa, was westbound on Iowa 9. Vogel failed to yield and struck the Hulstein vehicle. Both vehicles sustained approximately $5,000 in damage. Vogel admitted to consuming intoxicants and was arrested for OWI first offense.
Lyon County Sheriff’s Office: crash with injuries, 8:58 a.m. Thursday, intersection of Union Street and First Avenue, Rock Rapids, Iowa. Amy Dammer, 39, of Rushmore, was driving a 2007 Chevy Malibu westbound when she collided with a 2015 Buick Enclave driven by Irene Gacke, 63, of Ellsworth. Gacke and a passenger were transported by ambulance with non-life threatening injuries. Both vehicles were considered a total loss. The crash remains under investigation. Assisting at the scene were the Rock Rapids Fire Department, Lyon County Ambulance and Dusty’s Auto Body.
WPD: crash without injuries, 11:59 a.m. Thursday, North Humiston Avenue and Ryan’s Road.
WPD: crash without injuries, 2:47 p.m. Thursday, 1000 block of Ryan’s Road.
WPD: crash without injuries, 5:44 p.m. Thursday, 1400 block of Oxford Street.
3:03 p.m. Wednesday: Minnesota 60 in mile 20, motorist assist with vehicle that’s emitting smoke. Brewster Fire Department dispatched.
6:40 a.m. Friday: car fire, Minnesota 91 near Leota.
WPD: vehicle unlock with child inside vehicle, 2:40 p.m. Tuesday, 1000 block of Oxford Street. Ambulance dispatched.
WPD: 911 call, 12:10 a.m. Wednesday, 1200 block of Fourth Avenue.
WPD: 911 call, 12:53 a.m. Wednesday, 1300 block of Eighth Avenue.
WPD: assault, 2:12 a.m. Wednesday, 800 block of 10th Street.
WPD: burglary, 4:36 a.m. Wednesday, 1500 block of North Spring Avenue.
WPD: public nuisance - long grass and furniture outside, 8:19 a.m. Wednesday.
WPD: scam, 9:28 a.m. Wednesday.
NCSO: property damage, 1:43 p.m. Wednesday, 31000 block of Nobles County 25, Worthington.
WPD: shoplifting, 3:43 p.m. Wednesday, 1000 block of Ryan’s Road.
WPD: 911 call, 5:25 p.m. Wednesday, 1300 block of Fifth Avenue.
WPD: bike theft, 5:42 p.m. Wednesday, 300 block of Clary Street.
WPD: theft, 8:38 p.m. Wednesday, 1100 block of Ryan’s Road.
NCSO: illegal dumping, 12:14 p.m. Thursday, Ellsworth.
WPD: disturbing the peace, 10:06 p.m. Thursday, Burlington Avenue and Dover Street.
WPD: harassing communication, 10:27 p.m. Thursday.
WPD: notice sent to property owner for overgrown weeds, 7:23 a.m. Friday.
WPD: shoplifting, 11:23 a.m. Friday, 1400 block of Oxford Street.
WPD: found property, 12:33 p.m. Friday, 1000 block of West Gateway Drive.