Mason City Officer Who Ran Into Parked Cars Won’t Be Cited

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Mason City, Iowa (AP) – Authorities say a Mason City police sergeant won’t be cited for running into two parked cars.

Sgt. Steve Klemas was issued a warning for failure to maintain control of his sport utility vehicle. He hit the cars while on patrol around 8:45 p.m. on Feb. 18. Cerro Gordo County sheriff’s deputy Chris Flatness says in a report that Klemas “was lost in a train of thought” that night.

Flatness told said that “not every at-fault accident warrants a citation, and after a complete investigation into the circumstances of this accident, a citation was not warranted.”

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