Great Bend Fire/EMS
Firefighters made five ambulance runs Wednesday.
At 3:39 p.m. they responded to 1500 16th St. where a dog house was on fire. The cause was a heat lamp in the dog house that ignited straw.
At 4:10 a.m. Thursday, units responded to 218 Pine St., where they found a 1977 Dodge RV camper fully engulfed in flames. There was one occupant who was living in the camper. He was able to get out, but the camper was destroyed. The cause of the fire was an electric heater.
Kansas Highway Patrol
At 11:45 a.m. Wednesday on Interstate 70, just east of Russell, a GMC truck and utility trailer driven by John W. Brown, 68, of Cucamogo Rancho, Calif., was in the left lane and a Freightliner semitrailer driven by Javier Carmona-Ceballos, 44, Kissimmee, Fla., was in the right lane of I-70 westbound approaching the rest area entrance. The semi changed lanes and struck the GMC truck.
Neither driver was injured, but a passenger, 64-year-old Sandra M. Brown, was taken to Russell Regional Hospital with a possible injury.
All were wearing seat belts.
Barton County Jail
Booked Dec. 1
Ryan Becker, Hoisington — Driving while intoxicated and minor in possession of alcohol
Trent Munsch, Great Bend — Battery of a law enforcement officer, obstruction and disorderly conduct
Jennifer Ross, Great Bend — Serve sentence
Cynthia E. Klemptner, Ellinwood — Failure to appear
Raymond McNett, Great Bend — Failure to appear
Released Dec. 1
Ryan Becker, Hoisington — $1,000 surety bond
Trent Jorden Munsch, Great Bend — $1,000 surety bond
Cynthia E. Klemptner, Ellinwood — $300 cash bond
Evelyn Kaper, Great Bend — Serve sentence in full
Raymond McNett, Great Bend — $1,000 surety bond
Michael Loughner, Great Bend — Serve sentence