Archive for Saturday, September 24, 2005

On the record

September 24, 2005


Law enforcement report

Lawrence Police said Friday that in the past 24 hours they handled:

¢ 274 calls

¢ 31 reports

¢ one burglary

¢ three thefts

¢ three non-injury accidents

¢ three injury accidents

Injury Accidents

¢ A Meriden woman was injured Friday morning on Kansas Highway 10 when her vehicle hydroplaned, left the road and struck a tree.

At 8:05 a.m., 20-year-old Kerri Hertlein was driving her 2000 Pontiac eastbound on K-10 at mile marker east of Lawrence when it left the road, according to a report from the Kansas Highway Patrol.

Hertlein was wearing a seat belt. She was injured and transported to Lawrence Memorial Hospital. She was treated and later released, a hospital official said.

Burglaries and thefts reported

¢ A Douglas County man reported two all-terrain vehicles stolen from a residence on 1250 Road sometime between Monday evening and Wednesday night. The two vehicles were a 2001 Yamaha 400, valued at $5,136, and a 2003 Kawasaki 400, valued at $5,500.

Emergency calls

Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical reported the following responses:

Fire calls

¢ Smoke scare, odor, 9:45 p.m., Thursday, 1530 Engel Road.

¢ Dumpster or trash receptacle fire, 6:47 p.m., Thursday, 155 Indian Ave.

¢ Steam, other gas mistaken for smoke, 5:43 p.m., Thursday, Louisiana Street.

¢ Smoke scare, odor, 10:42 a.m., Thursday, 405 Arrowhead Drive.

¢ Smoke detector activation, malfunction, 8:45 a.m., Thursday, 1825 Castle Pine Court.

¢ Chemical spill or leak, 7:48 a.m., Thursday, 901 W. 23rd St.

¢ Steam, vapor, fog or dust thought to be smoke, 12:51 a.m., Thursday, 1734 Engel Road.


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