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Emmetsburg Collision Results In Minor Injuries

Tue 1-26-2016 IA"], ["Lawler St. & Main St. Emmetsburg

(Emmetsburg)-- Minor injuries were reported in a collision earlier today (Tues.) at the intersection of Lawler Street and Main Street in Emmetsburg. Emmetsburg police say Hazel Hoch of Emmetsburg was driving a 2005 Ford van northbound on Lawler Street and had stopped for a red light. Authorities say she continued through the intersection once the light changed. Police say Cody Magnuson of Emerson, Nebraska was driving a 2010 Chevrolet pickup eastbound on Main Street when he traveled into the intersection on a red light and collided with the van driven by Hoch.    

Hoch complained of minor pain and sought her own medical treatment. No injuries were reported to Magnuson.    

$4,500 in damage was estimated to the van driven by Hoch; damage to the pickup driven by Magnuson was estimated at $2,500.    

Magnuson was cited with failure to obey a stop sign and no valid driver’s license.