Grand Forks Police Department
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Grand Forks, ND 58201

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    City of Grand Forks Police Department
    News Release

    Injury Accident

    Date & Time of Event:June 7th, 2013 @ 1241 hrs
    Location:32nd Ave S. and Chestnut St
    ICR #:201303636
    Investigating Officer:D. Pemberton #656
    Supervisor:Sgt. Kallinen #405
    Daytime Contact Person at PD:
    Release Prepared By:Sgt. Kallinen
    Date of Release:06/07/2013
    Time of Release:1520 hrs


    On June 7, 2013 officers of the Grand Forks Police Dept. investigated an injury accident between a pickup and motorcycle at the intersection of 32nd Ave. S. and Chestnut St. Preliminary investigation showed that a 2001 Dodge Ram pickup driven by Casper Fiest Jr., age 61 of Grand Forks was traveling east on 32nd Ave. S. and then attempted to turn north onto Chestnut St. A 2006 Honda motorcycle driven by Jeffrey Johnson, age 56 of Grand Forks was traveling west on 32nd Ave. S. collided with the pickup. The driver of the pickup was not injured. The driver of the motorcycle was transported by ambulance to Altru Hospital with unknown injuries, he was wearing a helmet. Fiest was cited for Failure to Yield.