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Records published Oct. 13

This is the records summary for Oct. 13.

Pickup rolls on Gorton Avenue

WILLMAR — Casey Borrego, 19, of Willmar, suffered non-life-threatening injuries Thursday after he hit an unoccupied vehicle, which caused his own truck to tip onto the driver's side, according to a news release from the Willmar Police Department.

Borrego was able to exit the vehicle before emergency responders arrived and was taken to Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar.

The news release said Borrego was eastbound around 4:53 a.m. Thursday on Gorton Avenue Northwest where he hit a vehicle that was parked and unoccupied in the 2200 block. The impact caused Borrego's vehicle to tip over and block most of Gorton Avenue.

The crash is still under investigation and charges for Borrego are pending, the news release said.


WILLMAR — A storage business at the 3700 block of U.S. Highway 12 in Willmar reported six to eight units may have been broken into by removing the locks. The caller reported the damage at 2:47 p.m. Wednesday and said he would be calling renters to advise them to check their units.

Lawn darts

WILLMAR — A caller asked law enforcement at around 3:24 p.m. Wednesday to dispose of a game of lawn darts they found in their garage at the 800 block of 16th Street Southwest in Willmar. It is illegal to sell lawn darts in the United States. The law enforcement report said the Willmar Police Department logged the game into evidence for safekeeping.