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Stewartville, MN (KROC-AM News) - Two Rochester residents were among the three people transported to St. Mary's Hospital following a two-vehicle crash in Stewartville late Friday afternoon.

The State Patrol says 66-year-old Jeffrey Ihrke of Rochester was driving south on Highway 63 when his SUV made contact with another SUV around 5:30 p.m. Ihrke and his passenger, 66-year-old Jean Ihrke were taken to the hospital along with a passenger in the other SUV, 76-year-old Sandra Burkholder of Harmony.

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photo by Andy Brownell/Townsquare Media-Rochester

The injuries suffered by all three were described by the State Patrol as non-life-threatening. Everyone involved in the collision was using a seatbelt.

The driver of the second SUV was identified as 77-year-old Richard Budde of Lanesboro. He and another passenger were not injured in the crash.

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