WDAY / WDAZ Staff
MOORHEAD – A man was arrested after a birthday party got out of hand just before midnight on Thursday, Dec. 14, in the 600 block of 24th Avenue South in Moorhead. According to Moorhead police, two men at the party had been drinking and got into an argument.
Update: Vanessa Githinji has been found. She contacted investigators and they are on their way to speak with her to confirm she is not in danger.
Fargo-- A semi truck and a car collided on 12th avenue north near I-29 in Fargo at just before 3:30 a.m. on Monday. The cause of the crash is unknown at this time or if there are any injuries. We have a call in to police and will bring you the latest as it becomes available.
SOUTH FARGO-- Police responded to a call at just before 2:00 a.m. for a pedestrian that got hit by a car. The accident happened at 3150 39th Street South near the Wind Break Bar. Details are limited at this time, but our photographer on scene said he saw an ambulance drive off with its lights and sirens on. We have a call into police and will bring you the latest information as it becomes available.
ROTHSAY-- A man is in jail this morning after leading officers on a high speed chase. Wilkin County Deputies responded to a driving complaint call at 5:25 p.m. on Tuesday. The complaint reported that a vehicle was swearving on I-94 and got off at Rothsay before heading north on Wilkin County Road 52. Deputies were able to locate the vehicle near Barnesville and tried to stop it, but the driver fled.
MINTO, ND-- Two people are hurt after a crash two miles north of Minto at 5:28 p.m. on Thursday. 44-year-old Shawn Praska and 72-year-old Sandra Kasprick both of Grafton were traveling nothbound on Highway 81 when their vehicles collided. Praska was driving faster than Kasprick and didn't notice the difference in speed. He rear-ended Kasprick's vehicle causing his car to go off road and into the east ditch. Kasprick's vehicle was pushed into the southbound lane.
FARGO – The Transportation Security Administration announced on Thursday, Nov. 30, new screening procedures when it comes to bringing electronics on a commercial flight. All electronics larger than a cellphone must be taken out of carry-on bags and put into separate bins for X-ray screening. This rule has applied to laptops for years, but is now being expanded to items like bluetooth speakers, iPads, Kindles and cameras.
GRAND FORKS-- Two men are in the hospital after being hit by a car at 8:19 p.m. on Monday in Grand Forks. Grand Forks Police responded to a call that two pedestrians had been struck by a motor vehicle on the 1700 block of Old Mill Rd. According to police reports, a 2000 Chevrolet Cavelier was traveling southbound on Old Mill Rd where it hit two pedestrians that were crossing the road to the west. A 52-year-old male and a 22-year-old male both from Grand Forks were hit and the vehicle came to a stop near the crash.
MOORHEAD, MINNESOTA-- Police are investigating after receiving a call of car vandalism at just after midnight on Wednesday in Moorhead. Five different cars were found parked at the 400 block of Brook Ave with their windows shot out by a BB gun according to Moorhead police. Later another car with its windows shot out was found on 24th Ave S near the Family Fare. There are no suspects at this time. If you have any information, contact police.
Lidgerwood, ND-- Richland County Sheriff's Office responded to a call of a rollover crash at 10:28 p.m. on Tuesday four miles east of Lidgerwood on County Road 20. The driver was a juvenile male who was driving a Chevrolet Suburban and swerved to avoid hitting a deer, which caused the vehicle to roll. A passenger in the vehicle was taken to a Fargo Hospital and treated for non-life threating injuries. The driver was not hurt in the crash. Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in the accident. The crash remains under investigation at this time.