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Fire and accident report for the week ending Feb. 25

Here is this week's fire and accident report.

Tuesday, Feb. 19

• Police responded to a report of a hit-and-run that may have happened in either the Cub Foods or Walmart parking lot.

• A single vehicle crash was reported at 9:49 a.m. in the 21000 block of Northfield Boulevard. The vehicle went off the road in icy conditions. No one was injured.

Thursday, Feb. 21

• A Hastings Bus Company driver reported at 8:44 a.m. a minor crash that occurred earlier that morning. While driving on East Second Street near the railroad trucks, a vehicle pulled out of a parking lot and struck the bus.

• A 17-year-old Hastings female was cited for failure to drive with due care after she crashed into a parked car near the intersection of 15th and Forest streets.

• Firefighters investigated a cut gas line at a home in the 6300 block of St. Croix Trail S at 1:37 p.m. and notified the gas company.

• Firefighters responded to an unattended recreational fire in the 300 block of East Third Street at 6:31 p.m. The owners extinguished the fire and were advised of the rules.

Friday, Feb. 22

• Police responded at 7:55 a.m. to a single car crash at Highway 55 and Maple Street. A truck had gone off the road and into the median, where it struck a road sign. The driver said another vehicle was moving over into her lane, and she moved over and slid off the snowpacked road.

Tuesday, Feb. 25

• A church in the 600 block of Vermillion Street called firefighters at 3:20 p.m. for an electrical problem. A copy machine had overheated.

Information for this report is obtained from both the Hastings Police and Fire departments.

Katrina Styx

Katrina Styx started working at the Hastings Star Gazette 2010 as a reporter. She became the editor in 2016. She has a bachelor's degree in English with a minor in journalism from the University of Wisconsin - River Falls. Prior to coming to Hastings, Katrina reported for weekly newspapers in Jordan, Minn., and River Falls, Wis.

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