Car Crash On Highway 14 12 Nov 11

Several people were injured in a car crash on Highway 14 just west of Nicollet Friday afternoon. It happened at shortly after 4pm when an eastbound 2011 Ford LGT had stopped to make a left turn onto 471st Lane when it was rear-ended by a 2004 Honda Accord. The Honda was driven by 45-year-old Jeanine Backer of New Ulm. She and her passenger, 15-year-old Hannah Backer of New Ulm were both treated for minor injuries at the New Ulm Medical Center following the crash, along with the driver of the Ford, 32-year-old Scott Schoper of Mankato and an unidentified passenger. Everyone involved in the crash was wearing their seatbelts. Both vehicles were totaled.