One Hurt In Crash With Semi 24 Sep 11

One person was hurt in crash with a semi-truck on Highway 22 north of Beauford Friday afternoon. It happened at about 4:15pm at the intersection with 169th Street. 62-year-old Luetta Groen of Blue Earth was southbound on 22 in a Chevy pickup and was slowing down for stopped traffic when she was rear-ended by a 2005 International semi driven by 47-year-old Brian Thulien of Cologne. Groen was taken to the Mankato Mayo Hospital with unidentified injuries. Her vehicle took severe damage. Thulien was not hurt, and his vehicle took only minor damage.