West Fargo officer injured at traffic crash scene
West Fargo Police Officer Jason Anderson was hurt when his marked patrol vehicle was struck from behind by a vehicle exiting I-94 at Sheyenne Street in West Fargo, Nov. 30, at 8:38 a.m.
Anderson had just returned to his vehicle when it was struck. He was transported to Sanford Emergency Center by FM Ambulance where he was treated for a minor concussion and rib injury before being released. Anderson's emergency lights were activated at the time of the crash.
The other driver, Makayla Mieling, 21, Fargo was cited for operating a motor vehcile without due care. A brief shower of freezing rain had fallen prior to the crash causing area roadways to be extremely slippery. Speed was a factor in the crash. No alcohol was involved.