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Ontwa Township-Edwardsburg Police call log

Published 9:10am Thursday, February 27, 2014

On Feb. 18, the Ontwa Township-Edwardsburg Police Department responded to an accident at Redfield Road and Meadow Drive.

Driver Kenneth Cleveland, 43, of Elkhart, Ind. hit a car that failed to yield at the intersection of Redfield and Meadow, which was diven by Jocelyne Dempsey, 44, of Edwardsburg.

On Feb 20, the police responded to a two-vehicle accident at Eagle Lake Road and US-12.

Beverly Wilkins, 74, of Edwardsburg failed to yield at Eagle Lake and US-12 after not being able to see above a snow bank. She was struck by Michael Reid, 36, of Niles. Wilkins was taken to Elkhart General for treatment of her injuries.

Reid was treated at the scene.

Also on Feb. 20, the police investigated a hit-and-run crash on Christiana Lake Road.

A parked vehicle, owned by Alex Danowsi of Christian Lake Road, was hit by a vehicle that left the scene of the crash and should have damage to the left front headlight area.

The make or type of vehicle is unknown at this time and the accident remains under investigation.

Other calls included:

Feb. 17

1:37 p.m. — Redfield and M-62, citation for disregarding stop light

9:39 p.m. — Eagle Lake School parking lot, citation for careless driving/violation of controlled substance and equipment

Feb. 18

8:25 p.m. — Main and Lake, Citation for defective equipment

9:06 p.m. — M-62 and US-12, Citation for seat belt

11:43 p.m. — May and M-62, arrest intoxicated driver

Feb. 19

12 a.m. — Elkhart and Gateway, citation for speeding

4:27 a.m. — Elkhart Road and M-62, citation for failure to stop at flashing light

12:54 p.m. — US-12 and Section, citation for failure to change address/speeding

2:24 p.m. — Main and Jefferson, citation for speeding

Feb. 22

4:09 a.m. — Fir and Redfield, assist Cass County with crash/drunk driving arrest

Feb. 23

1:39 a.m. — Conrad and US-12, unreported crash (vehicle found crashed into utility pole)


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