Spencer Police Investigate A Couple Of Accidents

Mon 6-29-2020

(Spencer)-- Spencer police investigated a couple of accidents in recent days, including one Sunday in which a motorcycle collided with bicyclist at the corner of Grand Avenue and 8th Street Southeast. 

Officers say 50-year-old Kirk Buckley of Spencer was operating a Harley Davidson northbound and 21-year-old Dakota Foran of Spencer was riding a bicycle across the highway when the two collided.

Buckley was taken by ambulance to Spencer Hospital.

Another accident that took place this (Monday) morning in downtown Spencer involved a vehicle that collided with a business. 

Police say say 35-year-old Nicholas Wendt was northbound on Grand Avenue and was turning onto West 4th Street when the vehicle traveled over the curb and collided with the Hen House building. 

Wendt wasn't injured but was cited for failure to maintain control. 

Damage to both the vehicle and building was estimated at $8,000.