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Minor Injuries Reported In Single Vehicle Crash In Palo Alto County

Mon 12-2-2019

(Emmetsburg)-- Minor injuries were reported early Sunday in a single vehicle crash near Emmetsburg.

The Palo Alto County Sheriff's Office says 29-year-old Kyle Harding of Emmetsburg was driving a 2008 Jeep Grand Cherokee westbound in a private driveway in the 3400 block of 460th Avenue. Authorities say Harding lost control of the vehicle, causing it to go into a ditch and a field, where it came to rest.

Two passengers reported minor injuries and were taken by ambulance to the Palo Alto County Hospital.

Harding was cited for failure to maintain control.

Damage to the vehicle was estimated at $5,000.

Emmetsburg police, the Emmetsburg Fire Department and the Palo Alto County Ambulance Service assisted on the scene.

The crash took place shortly after 1:30 am.