These accident reports were released this past week by law enforcement agencies:
Diamond Rd. south of 230th Rd.
Jaylin R. Latham, 17, rural Lehigh, was injured when she rolled her 2001 Acura MDX after hitting a deer at 7:44 a.m. Oct. 9 and losing control on loose sand and gravel.
She was checked by Hillsboro ambulance attendants but declined to be taken to a hospital.
Deputy Aaron Christner’s report states that she was driving too fast for conditions, but no tickets were issued.
Although ending up on wheels, the car, owned by Lois A. Latham of the same address, sustained extensive damage and was towed.
A soybean field owned by Ross Duerksen of Lehigh also was damaged.
Indigo Rd. north of 160th Rd.
Julianne Pankratz, 50, Hillsboro, hit a deer at 6:38 a.m. Thursday with her 2015 Honda Accord, which sustained front-end damage characterized as minor.
Last modified Oct. 18, 2023