Pickup Crashes After Hydroplaning South of Rochester
Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - The driver of a pickup truck was hurt Wednesday after his vehicle crashed on Highway 52 east of Highway 63 in south Rochester.
The Minnesota State Patrol reports the man was driving south on the highway around 9:00 AM when his truck hydroplaned, went through the median, crossed the northbound lanes and came to rest in the ditch.
The driver - identified as 26-year-old Steffan Liss of Stevens Point, Wisc. - was taken to St Marys Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. It was raining at the time.