Elderly Woman Injured in Intersection East of Rochester
The State Patrol responded to the crash at the intersection of Hwy. 14 and County Rd. 18 in Utica. The crash was reported shortly before 5:30 p.m.
The state crash report indicates a small SUV traveling south on County Rd. 18 and a Jeep heading west on Hwy. 14 collided in the intersection. The SUV driver, identified as 85-year-old Ann Almen, suffered what are being described as non-life-threatening injuries and was brought to a hospital in Winona for further treatment.
The Jeep’s driver, 18-year-old Grace Brekke of Rochester, was not hurt. Both drivers were buckled up and alcohol was not a factor in causing the collision, the report says.
The Lewiston Police Department, Lewiston Ambulance and Winona County Sheriff’s Office responded to the crash.