Cresco driver cited for January auto accident

Authorities say vehicle went into a ditch and hit a tree.

Posted: Feb. 5, 2018 1:36 PM

DECORAH, Iowa – A Howard County driver has been cited for a January crash in Winneshiek County.

Scroll for more content...

26-year-old Christa Wilken of Cresco is charged with failure to maintain control, failure to provide proof of insurance, and diving with a suspended license. The Winneshiek County Sheriff’s Office says Wilken was driving north on Highway 139 on January 24 when Wilken went into the ditch and hit a tree.

No injuries were reported and Wilken left the scene of the accident. The crash caused an estimated $5,000 in property damage.

Related Content

Article Comments

Mason City
Clear
91° wxIcon
Hi: 93° Lo: 65°
Feels Like: 91°
Albert Lea
Clear
90° wxIcon
Hi: 90° Lo: 65°
Feels Like: 90°
Austin
Clear
90° wxIcon
Hi: 90° Lo: 64°
Feels Like: 90°
Charles City
Clear
91° wxIcon
Hi: 91° Lo: 63°
Feels Like: 91°
Rochester
Clear
88° wxIcon
Hi: 91° Lo: 64°
Feels Like: 88°
We remain hot and humid during the Memorial Day Weekend Heat Wave.
KIMT Radar
KIMT Eye In The Sky

Community Events