Charles City, IA – Charles City Police responded to only one car accident over the weekend. The crash took place in the 700 block of Clinton St. on Sunday at around 10:40 a.m.
22-year-old Chelsea Ferch was parked legally on the road when she was struck by a car that was backing out of a driveway. That car was operated by 28-year-old Dear Ranu. Ranu then left the scene of the accident.
The CCPD caught up to Ranu later and she was arrested for driving while suspended, unsafe backing and for a valid Woodbury County warrant for violation of probation.
There was an estimated $1,000 in damage done.