Accident report for the week ending Sept. 16
Monday, Sept. 10
Police responded to a crash in the parking lot of the LeDuc Historic Estate at 1:32 p.m. to city hall. A van had backed into the reporting party's rental vehicle. An officer contacted the van's driver regarding the incident.
Two vehicles crashed at the intersection of Third and Vermillion streets at 12:30 p.m. One driver, thinking the vehicle in front of him had turned onto Vermillion Street, drove forward. The other vehicle, however, had not moved.
Tuesday, Sept. 11
Firefighters extinguished a crop fire at the intersection of Highway 316 and Michael Avenue. The fire was reported at 2 p.m. High winds fanned the flames and blew it across the field, where it approached a home along Shannon Drive. Firefighters extinguished the fire before it reached the home.
At 6:44 p.m., firefighters responded to the 500 block of Tuttle Drive to extinguish smoldering material from the previous fire in the same area.
Wednesday, Sept. 12
Two vehicles struck each other while they were both backing out of their parking spots at Walmart. There was minor damage to each vehicle. The crash was reported at 3:51 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 14
A vehicle struck a pedestrian in the 1500 block of Vermillion St. at 9:13 a.m. The driver told police while she was pulling into the gas station, a man ran into the side of her vehicle and caused a small dent. The man told police he saw the vehicle but didn't expect it to turn, and that he was OK.
Saturday, Sept. 15
Hastings firefighter/paramedics responded to a crash between a car and a motorcycle at the intersection of Highway 10 and St. Croix Trail at 11:23 a.m. Responders provided basic life support. Two people were reported injured.
A two-vehicle crash was reported at 5:22 p.m. at the intersection of Red Wing Boulevard and 190th Street. Hastings firefighter/paramedics provided basic life support. Three people were reported injured.
Sunday, Sept. 16
Hastings firefighter/paramedics responded to a single vehicle motorcycle crash at the intersection of St. Croix Trail and Highway 10 at noon. Advanced life support was provided. One person was injured.
A grass fire was reported near the intersection of 210th Street and Clayton Avenue at 1:03 p.m. Firefighters investigated the scene.
Firefighters extinguished a dumpster fire in the 10000 block of St. Croix Trail S. The fire was reported at 2:33 p.m.
Information for this report is obtained from both the Hastings Police and Fire departments.