Accident and Arrest Friday in Atlantic


July 21st, 2012 by Chris Parks

The Atlantic Police Department reports an accident and unrelated arrest on Friday in Atlantic.  The accident occurred at the intersection of 7th and Walnut at approximately 6:32pm.  A vehicle driven by Sandra Ryan of Atlantic was traveling south on Walnut Street with a green light when a vehicle driven by Gabrielle Petersen of Griswold ran through the opposite red light and collided with Ryan’s vehicle.  No injuries were reported.  Damage to the vehicles was estimated at $2,500 each and Petersen was cited for failure to obey traffic device.

The APD also reported the arrest Friday of 24-year-old Kirk Kinser of Hastings, IA for OWI First degree and Driving Under Suspension.  He was booked and held at the Cass County Jail.