An Elkader woman faces charges after putting her vehicle in the ditch in rural Fayette County.

On Saturday (Feb. 1), a Fayette County Deputy discovered a vehicle in a ditch, in the 12,000 block of 40th Street. The driver, 43 year old Stacy Jaster, was arrested on a charge of Operating While Intoxicated-1st Offense. Jaster was held in the Fayette County jail until her initial court appearance.

A Clermont man has been taken into custody for a valid Fayette County arrest warrant. At about 6:30pm Saturday, 20 year old Bradley Norman was arrested, and held on $25,000 bond.

And the Fayette County Sheriff is investigating a Thursday afternoon accident on "O" Avenue, north of Randalia. A semi driven by 58 year old Brad Reierson of Elgin, was turning south, when the trailer he was hauling came unhooked. No one was injured, but the 2007 International and the 2017 Timpte trailer had about $7,000 in damages.