Archive for Sunday, May 28, 2006

On the record

May 28, 2006


Law enforcement report

Injury accident

¢ A two-vehicle wreck sent one person to the hospital and took down a utility pole at the intersection of 12th and Kentucky Streets Saturday afternoon.

About 4:45 p.m., a blue Ford Mustang struck a red Chevrolet Impala after the Mustang tried to turn left from the right-hand lane. The Impala hit the Mustang's driver's side door, sending the Mustang into the utility pole on the corner.

Although the pole was not knocked down completely, it did jar power lines loose and into the intersection. One driver was sent to Lawrence Memorial Hospital with nonlife-threatening injuries. No other people were transported.

Emergency calls

Lawrence-Douglas County Fire & Medical reported the following fire calls:

¢ Smoke detector activation, malfunction, 9:40 a.m. Friday, 3106 Iowa.

¢ Smoke detector activation, malfunction, 12:43 p.m. Friday, 3201 Iowa.

¢ Detector activation, no fire, unintentional, 12:45 p.m. Friday, 1734 Engel Road.


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