The Record for Oct. 26


Monday, Oct. 24

9:44 a.m. A silver bicycle reportedly was found in the 200 block of Lincoln Avenue.

12:41 p.m. A 70-year-old male hunter reportedly was experiencing medical problems in the Mad Creek area. The man was airlifted out of the area because of the rough terrain and was taken to the hospital by ambulance.

2:04 p.m. A gas skip worth $52 was reported at the Westin's Country Corner Store in Yampa. Employees think the men were hunters driving a white truck with Minnesota plates.

2:10 p.m. Tires reportedly were stolen off a vehicle in the 500 block of Lincoln Avenue.

2:41 p.m. Several 9mm ammunition bullets reportedly were found in the 3200 block of Lincoln Avenue. The bullets were given to police.

2:45 p.m. A two-vehicle, noninjury, hit-and-run accident reportedly occurred in the 1800 block of Central Park Drive.

3:37 p.m. Loud music was reported in the White Haven Trailer Park. The residents were given a warning.

3:55 p.m. A truck reportedly was carrying a house on its bed in the 1400 block of Lincoln Avenue and lost a wheel and hubcap. The wheel reportedly hit another person's car, causing damage. No injuries were reported.
4:12 p.m. A two-vehicle, noninjury accident reportedly occurred in the 800 block of Lincoln Avenue.

4:40 p.m. A two-vehicle, noninjury accident reportedly occurred in the 700 block of Lincoln Avenue.

6:43 p.m. Several skateboarders reportedly were skateboarding in the 1000 block of Steamboat Boulevard. Officers were not able to find the skateboarders.

7:43 p.m. A two-vehicle, noninjury accident reportedly occurred in the 1300 block of Dream Island Plaza. Both drivers were given citations.

7:54 p.m. A vehicle reportedly hit a large elk on U.S. Highway 40 near mile marker 150. The elk died, and the driver was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

11:17 p.m. A drinking party was reported in the 1200 block of Sparta Plaza. The residents were given a verbal warning.

11:55 p.m. A train reportedly went into emergency brake mode in the 39000 block of Routt County Road 44, causing several train cars to bump together. No injuries or damage were reported.


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