- Last Updated on Tuesday, 29 November -0001 18:00
- Published on Tuesday, 11 September 2012 11:55
DCSO investigated a two vehicle accident on Hwy 86 at the MN/IA border. The accident occurred at approximatley 5:53PM on September 8, 2012.
Benjamin Busser (24) of Brookings SD was driving a 2006 Chev Cobalt southbound on Hwy 86. Alma Theis (37) of Lakefield MN was Driving a 2006 Jeep northbound on Hwy 86. Busser drove off the right side of the road, hit the shoulder and lost control. Busser's vehicle crossed the centerline and struck Theis' vehicle, forcing her off the roadway into the ditch. Busser was treated and released on scene for non-incapacitating injuries. Theis was transported by ambulance to Lakes Regional Healthcare with non-incapacitating injuries.
Busser was cited for failure to maintain control.
Busser, 2006 Chev $5000
Theis, 2006 Jeep $5000
DCSO thanks the following for their assistance on scene:
Spirit Lake Ambulance
Spirit Lake First Responders
Spirit Lake Fire Department
Jennings Repair & Tow