2- ATV Accidents

On May 25, 2013 at approximately 0030 hours, Deputies went to 824 N 250th St. regarding a report of an ATV accident that occurred in Arcadia. Deputies spoke with Alfred G. Rose, 35 of Arcadia in reference to the incident. Deputies were advised that Rose was involved in an ATV accident and his father was taking him to Ft. Scott Mercy for numerous cuts and abrasions. Rose didhave a helmet on when the accident occurred. Rose was given citations for Driving while Suspended and leaving the scene of an injury accident.

On May 26, 2013 at 2331 hours, the Crawford County Sheriff Department was called to the Girard Medical Center in Girard, KS to a report of an injury accident involving a four-wheeler which occurred at an unknown location in Crawford County. Upon arrival, it was reported that Arthur Ray had been operating a four-wheeler at approximately 2000 hours when the ATV was driven off of the gravel roadway and entered a ditch. The four-wheeler rolled before coming to a rest in the ditch. Mr. Ray was thrown from the four-wheeler and received minor injuries. Follow up investigation revealed that Mr. Ray had been operating a 2001 Honda Foreman Rubicon owned by Ervin Kichler of Girard, KS at the time of the accident. Mr. Ray had been travelling westbound on 600th Ave approximately 0.5 miles west of 80th St when he wrecked into the north ditch. There was minor damage to the ATV. The accident is still under investigation by the Crawford County Sheriff Department.