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Records published Feb. 8, 2021

The Tribune publishes Records as part of its obligation to inform readers about the business of public institutions and to serve as a keeper of the local historical record. All items are written by Tribune staff members based on information contained in public documents from the state court system and from law enforcement agencies. It is the Tribune’s policy that this column contain a complete record. Requests for items to be withheld will not be granted.

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Hector woman injured in Highway 4 accident Saturday

FAIRFAX — A Hector woman was transported to the Olivia Hospital for what are believed to be non-life-threatening injuries after her vehicle left a snow- and ice-covered Minnesota Highway 4 and rolled in Renville County on Saturday afternoon.

Theresa Louise Fink, 53, was driving a 2004 Chevrolet northbound on Highway 4 near 630th Avenue in Cairo Township of Renville County around 1:51 p.m. Saturday when the vehicle left the roadway. It rolled in the east ditch, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

The driver was wearing a seatbelt and alcohol was not a factor.

The Renville County Sheriff’s Office and Minnesota State Patrol assisted.

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Olivia woman injured in Highway 4 accident Saturday

HECTOR — An 18-year-old Olivia resident was treated at the Olivia Hospital for injuries she suffered in a one-vehicle mishap on Minnesota Highway 4 north of Hector on Saturday morning.

Amy Chereen Jaenisch was driving a 2017 Ford Fiesta northbound on Highway 4 near milepost 99 in Brookfield Township of Renville County when she lost control on a snow and ice-covered roadway. The vehicle struck a guardrail and went into the ditch, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

She was wearing a seatbelt and alcohol was not a factor.

The Renville County Sheriff’s Office and Minnesota State Patrol assisted.

One hurt in Pope County accident

GLENWOOD — A 37-year-old Circle Pines man was treated at the Glacial Ridge Hospital in Glenwood for non-life-threatening injuries he suffered in a single-vehicle accident on Minnesota Highway 28 east of Glenwood at 11:07 p.m. Saturday.

Jose Jesus Vargus was driving a Mazda 6 westbound on Highway 28 when the vehicle ran off the road and rolled, coming to a stop on its wheels, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

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He was wearing his seat belt and alcohol was not a factor.

Spicer man unhurt after truck breaks through ice Friday on Long Lake

WILLMAR — A Spicer man was not injured when his pickup truck broke through the ice on Long Lake north of Willmar around 4:51 p.m. Friday.

Jamie Swenson, 46, was driving a 2016 Chevrolet Silverado pickup that had fallen through the ice on an area of the lake marked with thin ice signs, according to information from the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office .

The boat access on the east side of the lake remains closed, the Sheriff’s Office reported on Friday night.

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