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Calmar man ticketed following two-vehicle crash Tuesday morning

Posted: Tue, Jan 7, 2020 1:58 PM

Decorah Police were called to Highway 9 and Ridgewood Drive shortly before 8:00 Tuesday morning.

68-year-old Ronald Elsbernd of Calmar attempted to make a left turn onto Ridgewood Drive from Highway 9.  However, he failed to yield to on-coming traffic and struck a truck driven by 59-year-old Daniel Fadness of Decorah.

The crash caused a total of $7,000 in damages.  Neither driver was injured.  Elsbernd was given a ticket for failure to yield the right-of-way on a left turn.