Records published Oct. 31
Three people injured as result of collision with tractor in Grove City GROVE CITY -- A woman and two children suffered injuries as the result of a collision with a tractor Wednesday evening in rural Grove City.
Three people injured as result of collision with tractor in Grove City GROVE CITY - A woman and two children suffered injuries as the result of a collision with a tractor Wednesday evening in rural Grove City.
Alysa Bergstrom, 35, of Grove City was driving eastbound around 6:43 p.m. in a GMC Yukon on Meeker County Road 16, just west of 518th Avenue in Swede Grove Township, when her vehicle collided with a Ford 8670 Tractor pulling a chisel plow, according to a news release from the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office.
Bergstrom and her passengers, Alayna Bergstrom, 7, and Aabree Bergstrom, 6, were transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital in Litchfield. The driver of the tractor, Jeffrey Knieff, 54, of Litchfield, was reportedly not injured.
The GMC Yukon was reportedly totaled and the chisel plow it collided with sustained heavy damages, according to the news release.
Responding to the accident were the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office, Grove City Fire Department, Grove City Rescue and Gold Cross Ambulance.
Vehicle damaged as result of collision with tractor in Morgan MORGAN - A car was damaged Tuesday afternoon as the result of a collision with a tractor north of Morgan.
Thomas Leon Engel, 59, of Morgan was driving westbound around 2:21 p.m. on Redwood County Road 11 in a John Deere tractor and attempting to take a left turn onto Saratoga Avenue when a Buick Lacrosse driven by Elaine Phyllis Wood, 85, of Morgan, attempted to pass the tractor, according to a news release from the Redwood County Sheriff’s Office.
There were reportedly no injuries, but the Buick Lacrosse sustained what were reported as minor damages.
Arrests/citations WILLMAR - A 40-year-old man was arrested around 10:34 a.m. Wednesday in the 1300 block of Dana Drive Southeast on pending charges of assault and terroristic threats.
WILLMAR - A 27-year-old man was arrested during a traffic stop on a warrant and an additional charge of fifth-degree drug sale around 6:24 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Julii Street and Trott Avenue Southeast. The passengers in his vehicle face pending charges of aiding an offender.
WILLMAR - A juvenile was cited for motor vehicle tampering and being out past curfew around 1:32 a.m. Thursday at the intersection of Eighth Street Southwest and Benson Avenue.
WILLMAR - A 22-year-old man was arrested around 5:46 a.m. Thursday in the 700 block of Third Street Southeast for a pending charge of first-degree criminal damage to property. Ambulances were also dispatched to the scene.
Theft WILLMAR - Prescription medications were reported stolen around 10:48 a.m. Wednesday in the 300 block of Becker Avenue Southeast. The medications were suspected to have been stolen sometime after Oct. 23.
WILLMAR - A car was reportedly broken into and $100 stolen around 12:32 p.m. Wednesday in the 2200 block of Sixth Avenue Southeast.
WILLMAR - A theft was reported around 6:52 p.m. Wednesday in the 3000 block of First Street South.
WILLMAR - It was reported around 10:38 p.m. Wednesday that the door of a shed was damaged as the result of a break-in in the 200 block of Becker Avenue Southeast.
Accident WILLMAR - A school bus and another vehicle reportedly collided around 7 a.m. Thursday at the intersection of Kandiyohi Avenue Southwest and First Street South.
The driver of the school bus was cited for failure to yield and reportedly pulled in front of the vehicle.
No children were on the bus at the time of the accident and there were reportedly no injuries.
WILLMAR - Library staff requested extra patrol in the area after finding a folding knife with a two and one-half inch blade in the parking lot Wednesday morning. Staff at the Willmar Public Library found the knife around 8:32 a.m. in the parking lot.