Fatal Accident In Mankato 13 Apr 12

Authorities have released the name of the person who died following a car accident on Highway 169 in Blue Earth County Thursday morning. 56-year-old William Arneman of St. Peter was driving a 2003 Buick Park Avenue northbound on 169 near the intersection with Highway 14 in Mankato when the vehicle left the road and struck the median guardrail at just after 9am. Arneman was reportedly slumped over the wheel when rescue crews arrived, and investigators believe the crash may have been caused by a medical condition. Arneman was pronounced dead at the Mankato Mayo Hospital.