BREAKING NEWS Guilty verdict in Worth County animal neglect trial Full Story

Emmons man pleads not guilty in Worth County crash

Jonathan Anderson
Jonathan Anderson

Authorities say he stole a truck, drove drunk, and went into the ditch.

Posted: Aug 27, 2018 1:36 PM

NORTHWOOD, Iowa – A Freeborn County man arrested after a truck crash in North Iowa is pleading not guilty.

Jonathan David Anderson, 21 of Emmons, MN, is charged with 2nd degree criminal mischief, serious injury by vehicle, operating a vehicle without the owner’s consent, and OWI-1st offense. He’s accused of stealing a truck on June 17 and crashing it by going into the ditch along 475th Street in Worth County and hitting a field driveway.

Law enforcement says multiple witnesses stated Anderson was obviously intoxicated the day of the crash.

His trial has been scheduled for December 12 in Worth County District Court.

Article Comments

Mason City
Overcast
51° wxIcon
Hi: 65° Lo: 36°
Feels Like: 51°
Albert Lea
Broken Clouds
52° wxIcon
Hi: 64° Lo: 38°
Feels Like: 52°
Austin
Overcast
52° wxIcon
Hi: 66° Lo: 39°
Feels Like: 52°
Charles City
Scattered Clouds
50° wxIcon
Hi: 59° Lo: 37°
Feels Like: 50°
Rochester
Scattered Clouds
50° wxIcon
Hi: 63° Lo: 37°
Feels Like: 50°
A mild weekend with a few rain drops on Saturday
KIMT Radar
KIMT Eye in the sky

Latest Video

Image

Ethnic Lunch Newsroom Liveshot

Image

Chris' 10 PM Weather Forecast

Image

Sports Overtime, highlights and scores from Friday

Image

Clear Lake donut shop best in state

Image

Homelessness experienced to raise funds and awareness

Image

Battle of the Badges: rib eating contest

Image

Secretariat Statue Unveiled

Image

Kavars Trial: Guilty Verdict

Image

Cabin Coffee looks to expand in Southeastern MN

Image

DMC talks circulators

Community Events