Press Releases

Personal injury accident: 2-25-2011

DCSO was dispatched to a single vehicle accident on Hwy 9 in the 1800 block February 25 at approximately 5:45PM. A 2005 Chevrolet was driven westbound by Crystal Elsbecker (22) of Lake Park. The vehicle left the roadway and struck a mailbox, rolled and ended on its top. The driver was trapped inside the vehicle.  Sheriff Baloun was able to free her from the vehicle. Elsbecker was transported to LRH by ambulance with non-incapacitating injuries. Damage to the Chevrolet was estimated at $4,500.

DCSO thanks the following for their assistance on scene:

  • Spirit Lake First Responders
  • LRH Ambulance

Location & Contact Info

Dickinson County Sheriff's Office

Physical Address
1802 Hill Avenue, Suite 1200
Spirit Lake, IA 51360

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 214
Spirit Lake, IA 51360

(t) 712-336-2793
(f) 712-336-1946