VENTURA, IOWA – A woman was injured after some drunken golf cart hijinks in Ventura Saturday night, landing a man in jail.
According to the Cerro Gordo county sheriff’s office, on November 4, 2017 at 11:10 PM, deputies from the Cerro Gordo County Sheriff’s Office responded to a single vehicle personal injury collision at 15516 Basswood Avenue in Cerro Gordo County. Upon arrival, deputies found Christine Mienders, 38, Waterloo sitting in the intersection of 246th St. and Basswood Avenue after sustaining a leg injury from being thrown off of a 1979 Harley Davidson Golf Cart. The golf cart was driven by Kevin Mienders, 48, also of Waterloo. Christine Mienders was transported to Mercy Medical Center North Iowa for evaluation.
Kevin Mienders was arrested for Operating While Intoxicated-First Offense, Open Container-Driver, Unlawful Use of a Golf Cart and No Insurance.
The Cerro Gordo County Sheriff’s Department was assisted by Garner Ambulance.