The Record for Jan. 26
Tuesday, Jan. 24
4:17 a.m. A delivery truck reportedly ran over a snow bank near Lincoln Avenue and Old Fish Creek Falls Road. The truck’s chains were damaged in the accident. No other vehicles were involved, and no injuries were reported.
6:11 a.m. A car on Routt County Road 129 near Willow Creek Pass reportedly slid on an icy patch and rolled. Medics said the driver was not injured.
7:04 a.m. A 35-year-old man was taken to the hospital from the 1800 block of Central Park Drive because he reportedly passed out.
7:35 a.m. A two-vehicle, noninjury accident was reported in the 700 block of Walton Pond Circle.
8:34 a.m. A 52-year-old Steamboat Springs man in the 400 block of Ore House Plaza was arrested on suspicion of harassment. Officers said a woman told them the man had been following her and that his behavior was an ongoing problem.
8:50 a.m. A man reported losing his cell phone in the 2200 block of Storm Meadows Drive.
11:53 a.m. A 2-year-old boy was taken to the hospital from the 1500 block of Meadow Lane because he wasn’t feeling good and passed out.
1:25 p.m. Employees of two businesses on Lincoln Avenue called police to report a man who apparently was angry he hadn’t been hired at either business. Employees said the man had come back to the stores and was harassing other employees.
2:24 p.m. A man reportedly lost his ski pass on Mount Werner.
3:13 p.m. Officers picked up two dogs from near Grand and Logan streets and took them to the animal shelter.
3:37 p.m. A car backing out of a parking spot in the 1300 block of Lincoln Avenue reportedly hit another car stopped at a stoplight. Officers took a report and gave the driver of the first vehicle a ticket.
3:42 p.m. A two-vehicle, noninjury accident was reported in the 500 block of Lincoln Avenue.
4:01 p.m. A woman called police from the bus stop near Third Street and Lincoln Avenue to report an underage boy smoking a cigarette. An officer was unable to find the boy and called the woman’s cell phone to tell her. The woman told the officer she was riding the bus with the boy, to whom she lent her phone. The officer told the 15-year-old that although it was not illegal for him to smoke, it was very bad for his health. The boy said his parents knew he smoked and never tell him not to.
4:40 p.m. A 23-year-old Craig man was arrested on U.S. Highway 40 near mile marker 120 for driving without a license and driving with a broken windshield. Officers said the man was originally pulled over for the “banged up windshield” and was arrested after he was unable to produce any form of identification.
4:40 p.m. A two-vehicle, noninjury, hit-and-run accident was reported near Third and Oak streets.
5:32 p.m. The disgruntled man who, earlier in the day, had been accused of harassing employees at establishments he was not hired at returned to one of the businesses in the 600 block of Lincoln Avenue. Officers contacted the man and warned him not to come back to the business or he would be arrested on suspicion of trespassing.
6:21 p.m. A woman near 12th Street and Lincoln Avenue reported a brownish-green sport utility vehicle almost running her off the road and driving recklessly. Officers were able to contact the vehicle and gave the driver a verbal warning.
10:46 p.m. A man driving near West Lincoln Park reported a drunken man stumbling in the road. Officers took the man to detox.
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