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Deer accidents

James G. Spratt, 73, of Ohio, Ill., was traveling at 9:28 p.m. July 12 on Route 92, one-eighth mile west of 2200 East Street, when his vehicle hit a deer.

Laurence R. Kern, 56, of Princeton was traveling at 10:34 p.m. July 14 on Route 26, one mile south of 1500 North Avenue, when his vehicle hit a deer.

Joshua Nunez, 26, of Princeton was traveling at 8:44 a.m. July 8 on 245 North Avenue, one-fourth mile east of 1625 East Street, when his vehicle hit a deer.

Terry L. Karsgaard, 45, of Jacksonville lost control of his motorcycle after swerving to miss a deer at 12:27 p.m. July 15 on Route 29, about 500 feet north of 890 North Avenue. Karsgaard and his passenger, Alyson O. Karsgaard, 41, of Jacksonville were transported to Perry Memorial Hospital by the Princeton Fire/Ambulance Department.

Accidents

Chelsea M. Compton, 19, of Princeton reported her vehicle was parked on Galena Street in Tiskilwa on July 12 when it was hit by an unknown vehicle.

Daniel A. Field, 33, of Janesville, Wis., and Thomas E. Pitzer, 67, of Kewanee were involved in a two-vehicle accident at 9:42 a.m. June 28 on Route 40, one-fourth mile north of 700 North Avenue.

Blake A. Couch, 22, of Marseilles and Donald G. Gibson, 70, of Buda were involved in a two-vehicle accident at 4:54 p.m. July 16 on Washington Street in Sheffield.

Drug charges

Bo W. Jeffery, 19, of Wyanet was arrested at 10:42 p.m. July 13 on an in-state warrant arrest and also charged with possession of cannabis 30 grams and under and with possession of drug equipment. Mitchell A. Spellious, 18, of Wyanet was charged with possession of cannabis 30 grams or under and with possession of drug equipment in the same incident.

DUI

Phillip J. Watland, 24, of Ladd was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and with improper lane use at 1:25 a.m. July 12 on Route 6, one-half mile east of 2750 East Street.

In-state warrant

Shawn A. Vaughn, 43, of Buda was arrested on an in-state warrant at 5:40 p.m. July 11 in Buda.

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