Highway 14 Car Crash 04 Nov 11

An elderly couple from Winsted were injured this (FRI) afternoon in a crash on Highway 14 in Mankato when the driver attempted to make a u-turn on the highway. 77-year-old Glen Diers was driving a Dodge Intrepid westbound on 14 near Victory Drive when he changed lanes and attempted to make a u-turn at just before 1pm. A Chevy Silverado in the other lane was unable to stop in time and rear-ended the Dodge. Both Diers and his wife, 77-year-old Elizabeth Diers were taken to the Mankato Mayo Hospital with non life-threatening injuries. The driver of the Silverado was not hurt.