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This is the records summary for Feb. 19.

Renville County rollover injures one

OLIVIA — A one-vehicle accident Sunday night south of Olivia injured one individual.

The accident happened around 5:30 p.m. on U.S. Highway 71, south of Renville County Road 4.

According to the State Patrol, Melchor Gonzalez, 32, (no hometown listed) was driving a 2000 Suzuki Grand Vitara north on Highway 71 when he lost control of the vehicle and it went into the southbound ditch and rolled.

Roads were icy at the time.

Gonzalez was not injured but his wife, Odilia Mejia, 31, was taken to RC Hospital in Olivia and treated for minor injuries.

Their 2-year-old son, Xavi Gonzalez, was not injured.

The Renville County Sheriff’s Office assisted the State Patrol in responding to the accident.


WILLMAR — The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office responded to reports of seven crashes and vehicles in the ditch Monday morning and afternoon. The incidents were reported through 2:30 p.m. Monday. Information on some reports was incomplete.

An 18-year-old from New London was not hurt when the 2000 Ford Explorer the individual was driving rolled over at the intersection of County Road 40 and Andrew Road Northwest.

Jeffrey J. Meyer, 36, of Cold Spring received cuts from broken glass after the vehicle he was driving rolled over at the intersection of state Highway 23 and County Road 5 Southwest. Willmar Ambulance also responded to the scene.

A 1999 Chevy was reported in the ditch along County Road 1 just south of Pennock. The 16-year-old driver from Benson was not hurt.

Minor injuries were reported after a 2007 Dodge rolled over at U.S. Highway 12 and 71st Street Northeast.

A vehicle was reported in the ditch at Highway 12 and 60th Street Northeast.

A semi driven by Jon Setrum, 30, of Raymond was in the ditch at Highway 23 and County Road 5 Southwest. He was not hurt.

Also, a vehicle was in the ditch along Highway 23 and 45th Avenue Southwest.

At the Kandi Mall in Willmar, Willmar Police received a report in the morning that a woman on a scooter was stuck in a snow bank off the sidewalk. The woman was gone when an officer arrived.

Criminal damage

WILLMAR — The front door was damaged but entrance was not gained to a residence in the 700 block of Second Street Southwest, according to a report to Willmar Police on Monday.

In another incident, a resident reported Monday his house in the 400 block of Minnesota Avenue Southeast had been egged by neighbor kids.