The Kossuth County Sheriff`s Department reported a two vehicle accident just south of Algona on highway 169. Deputy Steve Kollasch identifies the drivers as 31 year old Christopher Frerichs of Emmetsburg and Etta Pergande of Algona. According to an accident report
Both drivers were going south and both were trying to turn at Wood Acres drive. Frerichs was cited on a charge of Unsafe Turn, Pergande was cited for having an expired drivers license. Frerichs apparently was not hurt, Pergande said she would seek her own medical treatment for a possible neck inury. 35 hundred dollars in estimated damage between the two vehicles involved, a 2005 Dodge Ram and a 2000 Ford Explorer.