Fatal Redwood County Crash 05 Aug 11

An 18-year-old woman from Granite Falls is dead following a car crash in Redwood County Wednesday evening.

It happened at about 8:35pm at the intersection of Highway 19 and Redwood County Road 7 near Belview. Kaylie Olson failed to yield to an eastbound Pontiac Grand Prix and was broadsided in the intersection.

She was pronounced dead at the scene and her passenger, 20-year-old Michaela Busenbark of Granite Falls is in critical condition at North Memorial in Robbinsdale.

The driver of the Pontiac, 27-year-old Briana Nething of Morgan was treated at the Redwood Area Hospital and released. One of her 2 juvenile daughters in the vehicle suffered minor injuries as well.

The Belview Fire Department assisted at the scene.