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Accidents reported

190th and Nighthawk roads

Gwen Bird, 26, 10121 Hwy 55, Plymouth, Minn., struck Norman Dirks, 53, 707 W. Grand Ave., Hillsboro, driving south on Nighthawk Road at 10:50 a.m. March 2. Bird came to a complete stop on Nighthawk before Dirks crossed the intersection. Grant Bird, 26, same address, and Jana Bird, 1, same address were passengers in Gwen Bird’s 2000 Nissan car. Ernest Dirks, 80, 404 S. Washington St., Hillsboro, was a passenger in Dirks 2007 Ford car. Norman and Ernest Dirks were taken to St. Luke Hospital by Hillsboro ambulance by 11:45 a.m. Gwen Bird was taken to Salina Regional Hospital by Life Star Hospital by noon.

1200 block of 190th Road

Virginia Lind, 58, 549 Walnut St., Marion, struck a deer while driving east on 190th Road at 6:55 p.m. March 6. John Lind, 34, same address, was a passenger in the vehicle. Virginia Lind was driving her 2006 Ford car.

200 block alley of Commercial Street, Goessel

Michael Wadkins, 63, 205 S. Buller, Goessel, struck a gas meter while backing out of a driveway. Wadkins was driving his 1999 Chevrolet pickup truck.

Last modified March 14, 2013