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POLICE AND SHERIFF'S BLOTTER

Monday, December 31, 2001

Updates from the Storm Lake Police Department and the Buena Vista County Sheriff's Office.

ACCIDENTS

On December 26, at 1:13 p.m., a hit and run accident occurred in the IBP parking lot, 300 Flindt Drive. A 2002 Dodge, owned by Rodolfo Martinez, 21 N. Windsor Circle, was parked in the parking lot when it was struck by an unknown vehicle which left the scene. Damage to the Martinez vehicle was estimated at $800.

On December 27, at 2:25 p.m., an accident occurred in the 600 block of Lake Avenue. A 1982 Datsun, driven by Apolonio Barajas, 48, 106 Leander Street #20, Alta, was southbound on Lake Avenue. A 1988 Oldsmobile, driven by Connie Lewis, 64, Truesdale, was also southbound on Lake Avenue, struck the Barajas vehicle. Damage was estimated at $200 to the Barajas vehicle and $500 to the Lewis vehicle.

On December 27, at 9:35 p.m., a hit and run accident occurred in the 800 block of Richland Street. A 1987 Buick, driven by Tara Peters, 16, Fonda, was turning into the IBP supervisor's parking lot when an unknown red vehicle struck it. When the drivers exited their vehicles, and Peters indicated that she was going to call the police, the other vehicle left the scene. Damage was estimated at $800 to the Peters vehicle.

On December 20, at 8:53 a.m., an accident occurred at the intersection of Seneca Street and East 5th Street. A 1994 Buick, driven by Clifford Sargent, 80, of 323 Michigan Avenue, was northbound on Seneca Street approaching the intersection of Seneca and 5th Street. A 1999 Mazda, driven by Virgil Esensee, 50, of 2804 Parlina Lane, was eastbound on East 5th Street. The Sargent vehicle stopped and proceeded through the intersection while the Esensee vehicle was already going through the intersection.The Sargent vehicle struck the Esensee vehicle. Damage to the vehicles was estimated at $1,500 for the Sargent vehicle and $500 for the Esensee vehicle. Sargent was charged with Failure To Obey A Traffic Control Device.

On December 20 at 3 p.m. an accident was reported. The accident occurred in the IBP parking lot. A legally parked 1993 Ford, owned by Emilio Quesada was struck by an unknown vehicle. Damage to the vehicle is estimated at $200.

On December 20, at 3:42 p.m., an accident occurred in the 500 block of Cayuga Street. A 1991 Ford driven by Teodora Statz, 31 of 1400 West 6th Street, was attempting to pull into a parking space. A 1998 Oldsmobile, driven by Suzan Khounlo, 44, of Lakeside, was backing out of a parking space and struck the Statz vehicle. Damage to the vehicles is estimated at $500 for the Statz vehicle and $200 for the Khounlo vehicle.

On December 22 at 7:55 a.m. an accident occurred in the 100 block of East Milwaukee Avenue. A 2000 Honda, driven by Jane Hill, 42, of 322 Geneseo Street, was eastbound on Milwaukee Avenue stopped at the intersection of Lake Avenue. A 1986 Honda, driven by Chad Rohlfsen, 19, Cleghorn, was also eastbound on Milwaukee Avenue and could not stop in time and struck the Rohlfsen vehicle. Damage to the vehicles is estimated at $300 for the Hill vehicle and no damage to the Rohlfsen vehicle.

On December 23, at 3:30 p.m., an accident occurred at the intersection of 5th Street and Cayuga Street. A 1989 Chevrolet, driven by Dolores Cullen, 43, of 125 Irving Street, was northbound on Cayuga Street and proceeded into the intersection. A 1997 Pontiac, driven by Barbara Hansen, 48, of 1159 540th Street, was westbound on 5th Street and failed to stop at the intersection and struck the Cullen vehicle. Damage to the vehicles is estimated at $1,000 for the Cullen vehicle and $500 for the Hansen vehicle.

On December 26, at 3:55 p.m., an accident occurred in the intersection of 5th Street and Lake Avenue. A 1989 Pontiac, driven by Todd Watson, 35, 725 Hickory Lane, was eastbound on 5th Street turning onto Lake Avenue. A 1995 Buick, driven by Wilbert Jenkins, 83, 1309 East 7th Street, was westbound on 5th Street. The vehicles collided in the intersection. Watson was charged with Failure To Yield on Left Turn. Damage was estimated at $100 to the Jenkins vehicle and $800 to the Watson vehicle.

On December 26, at 4:10 p.m., a hit and run accident occurred in the IBP parking lot, 300 Flindt Drive. A 1992 Nissan, owned by Jose Flores, 820 Barton Street, was parked in the parking lot, when it was struck by an unknown vehicle which left the scene. Damage was estimated at $500 to the Flores vehicle.