On November 24th, 2019, at 11:53 pm, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office investigated a head on motor vehicle collision in the 5100 block of 390th Street. Following the investigation of the traffic accident, The Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office determined that Kimberly Barnes (50) from West Bend was driving a Red 2003 Ford Focus eastbound in the 5100 block of 390th Street when she crossed the center line and collided head on with a westbound Red 2013 Chevrolet Equinox driven by Billy Roberts Jr. (42) from Fenton.
Barnes sustained injuries from the accident and was treated by the Palo Alto County Hospital. Roberts Jr did not complain of any injuries. Both Barnes and Roberts Jr’s vehicles were deemed a total loss in the accident. The accident is still under investigation and charges are pending.
The Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office was assisted on scene by the Palo Alto County Ambulance Service and the Cylinder Fire Department.