Highway 7 Car Accident 07 Jul 12

An elderly couple from Edina were injured in a car accident on Highway 7 in McLeod County Friday afternoon. It happened at just after 12:30pm near the Meeker County line. 84-year-old Ardeth Tindall apparently drove her vehicle off the westbound shoulder and overcorrected. The vehicle then left the roadway and vaulted, landing in a culvert. The driver and her passenger, 83-year-old James Tindall were both treated for their injuries at the Hutchinson Hospital and were later released. Their car took severe damage.