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Records for Aug. 25

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Willmar Minnesota 2208 Trott Ave. SW / P.O. Box 839 56201

This is the records summary for Aug. 25, 2014.

Rollover crash injures driver

BUFFALO LAKE — A Hutchinson man suffered serious injuries in a one-car rollover about 5 miles northeast of Buffalo Lake on Friday afternoon, the Renville County Sheriff’s Office reports.

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The Sheriff’s Office said Agustin Torres Hernandez, 43, was driving a 2005 Nissan Pathfinder west on County Road 24, approximately one-half mile north of County Road 23, when the vehicle exited the roadway after failing to follow a curve.

The vehicle rolled several times but the driver was wearing a seatbelt and was not ejected. He was transported by Life Link III air ambulance to the Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis with what the Sheriff’s Office described as serious injuries.

Assisting on the scene were Buffalo Lake Ambulance, Buffalo Lake Fire/Rescue, Buffalo Lake Police Department, and Allina Ambulance-Hutchinson.

The Sheriff’s Office is continuing its investigation.

Criminal damage

SUNBURG — The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office said someone attempted to burn the cross at the Cedar Crest Chapel, just off state Highway 9 in the 5000 block of 225th Avenue Northwest, east of Sunburg.

The Sheriff’s Office said a fire was started in wood chips surrounding the cross. There was no damage to the chapel. The incident was reported Saturday afternoon.

WILLMAR — Tires were slashed some time early Sunday on a green Chevy Lumina while the car was parked in the 500 block of Lakeland Drive Southeast, according to Willmar police. The incident occurred between midnight and 9:30 a.m.

Thefts

WILLMAR — Two theft incidents were reported to Willmar police over the weekend. A Lasco box fan and an air conditioner were reported taken from the basement of a rental unit in the 1400 block of Gorton Avenue Northwest.

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