Crime and Accidents for Jan. 2

TRACY — Theft was reported at 1:48 p.m. Sunday, Tracy Police said. No further information was available.

TYLER — Damage to a mailbox reported at 8:12 a.m. Sunday on the 1100 block of U.S. Highway 14 is under investigation, the Lyon County Sheriff’s Department said.

MARSHALL — A vehicle was cited and towed for stopping in a traffic lane at 8:09 a.m. Sunday at the intersection of Boyer Drive and East Main Street, Marshall Police said.

MARSHALL — Theft reported at 5:59 p.m. Monday on the 1100 block of Birch Street is under investigation, Marshall Police said.

MARSHALL — An adult female was arrested for failure to appear in court in an incident reported at 4:08 p.m. Monday on the 600 block of West Main Street, Marshall Police said.

MARSHALL — An adult male was arrested for second degree DWI in an incident reported at 1:14 a.m. Tuesday on the intersection of East College Drive and O’Connell Street, Marshall Police said.


YELLOW MEDICINE COUNTY – Two people were taken to the hospital in a crash reported at 4:40 p.m. Monday on U.S. Highway 75, Minnesota State Patrol said. A 2004 Ford pickup with a trailer driven by Nathan Smith of Morris was jackknifed and blocking the lane of Highway 75 when Minnesota State Patrol arrived on scene. Shortly after, Eric Diekmann of Canby, a responding firefighter, arrived in a 2007 Ford and parked behind the squad car, State Patrol said. The driver of the Chevrolet, a 16-year-old male, lost control and rear ended the 2007 Ford, State Patrol said. The 2007 Ford was then pushed off at an angle, missed the squad car, and hit the 2004 Ford, State Patrol said. Diekmann was taken to Sanford Canby with non-life-threatening injuries, and the 16-year-old was also taken to Sanford Canby, State Patrol said.