On July 25, 2020 at around 11:23am, the DCSO responded to a personal injury accident involving two vehicles in the 2600 block of Highway 9.
Kristina Diaz (37), of Fairmont, MN, was westbound on Highway 9 driving a 2010 Chevrolet Impala. Andrea Wonder (41), of Denison, IA, was eastbound on Highway 9 driving a 1999 Chevrolet Monte Carlo. Wonder turned north towards a private drive when Diaz collided with Wonder on the passenger side. Both vehicles came to rest near the private drive.
Diaz had three passengers in the vehicle at the time of the collision. Diaz and her passengers were transported to the hospital by ambulance with suspected minor injuries.
Wonder was given a written warning for failure to yield upon a left turn.
The DCSO was assisted by the Spirit Lake Police Department, Lakes Regional Healthcare Ambulance, and Jenning’s Tow & Repair.