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Odell man injured in golf cart accident

DATE: September 29, 2010 @ 1430 Hours       

LOCATION: 49672 SW 32nd Road, Odell   

OFFENSE: Injury Golf Cart Accident         

CASE: 2010-4652                
 
On September 29, 2010 at approximately 1430 hours, the Gage Sheriff’s Office, Beatrice Fire and Rescue, and Odell Fire and QRTs responded to 49672 SW 32nd Road in reference to a golf cart accident resulting in injury.  The driver of the golf cart, 86 year old Clarence Theye of rural Odell, was traveling in a private pasture owned by him.  According to Clarence Theye, he lost control of the vehicle and he entered a deep ditch which caused him to be ejected from the vehicle.  Clarence Theye remained in the ditch for approximately one hour while the passenger in the vehicle, 84 year old Trientye Theye, went and called for help.

Clarence Theye was then helped out of the ditch by rescue personnel and escorted from the scene to a nearby rescue unit. Clarence Theye was transported to Beatrice Community Hospital for minor injuries.  The passenger in the golf cart did not receive any injuries.  This case is not being investigated any further by the Gage County Sheriff’s Office. 

Sheriff Millard “Gus” Gustafson #903

Deputy Schley #9035

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