Non-injury accidents investigated in Harlan


June 17th, 2011 by Ric Hanson

Three non-injury accidents were investigated in Harlan over the past couple of weeks. Police in Harlan report the most recent accident happened June 10th, at 6th and Laurel Streets. Officials say Megan Behrendt was cited for failure to yield, after her vehicle struck a vehicle driven by Marcus Burmeister. Both drivers are from Harlan. The accident caused a total of $6,700 damage.

On June 5th, Derek Monson, of Harlan, was cited for striking an unattended vehicle in the 500 block of Durant Street. The damage to Monson’s car, and a vehicle registered to Mark Greve, of Harlan, was estimated at $3,700 altogether.

And, on June 2nd, Malerie Scheffler, of Harlan, was cited for failure to maintain control, after police investigated an accident at 4th and Main Streets, where a bridge railing was destroyed.