Two Injured in Separate Crashes in Winona County
Utica, MN (KROC-AM News) - An Altura man was transported to St. Marys Hospital yesterday after his SUV collided with a semi-truck.
The State Patrol says 21-year-old Jacob Sovell suffered what were described as non-life-threatening injuries in the crash, which was reported just before 6 PM at the intersection of Highway 14 and Winona County Road 18 on the east edge of Utica and about 5 miles south of Altura.
The driver of the semi-truck, 37-year-old Andrew Burt of Saint Charles, was not injured.
About an hour earlier, a Winona woman was hurt in a single-vehicle crash on I-90 near La Crosse. The State Patrol says 24-year-old Tamara Brooks was headed east on the freeway when her car crashed into an exit sign at the Dakota exit. She was brought to a hospital in La Crosse to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries.