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Records published Nov. 18, 2022

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Break-in

WILLMAR — A caller reported at 2:06 p.m. Wednesday that they witnessed someone enter a residence using a credit card in the 1100 block of Lake Avenue Northwest. According to the report, the party stated they lived at the residence. Police were not able to make contact with anyone at the residence.

Crashes

WILLMAR — A crash was reported at 8:13 p.m. Wednesday in the 7300 block of Long Lake Road. According to the report, a vehicle ran off the road and into a tree. No injuries were reported.

WILLMAR — A report of a crash between a snowplow and another vehicle was made at 10:25 a.m. Thursday near the intersection of First Street South and the U.S. Highway 71 Bypass South.

Criminal damage to property

LAKE LILLIAN — Damage to property was reported at 12:53 p.m. Thursday in the 9100 block of 123rd Avenue Southeast.

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Fight

WILLMAR — A fight was reported at 1:03 p.m. Thursday in the 200 block of Willmar Avenue Southeast.

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Jean Margaret Miller, 69, of Clarkfield, died in a fatal two-vehicle crash reported north of Clarkfield Monday morning. Sallianne Ruth Gottschall, 36, of Clarkfield, suffered life-threatening injuries and was transported to North Memorial Health Hospital in Robbinsdale. A 6-year-old male juvenile passenger was also injured. The investigation into the crash is still ongoing.

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