North Mankato Car Crash 03 Jul 12

A North Mankato woman needed to be extricated from her vehicle Monday morning following a two-vehicle accident. Jan Ellanson was driving a Chevy Blazer that was struck by a Chevy Impala in the intersection of Lookout Drive and Lee Boulevard in North Mankato at around 7:30am. The collision pushed Ellanson’s car into the stoplight, and she was extricated from the vehicle by the Mankato Fire Department. She was taken to the Mankato Mayo Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The driver of the other vehicle, Regina Rae Olson was treated for minor injuries at the scene. The crash remains under investigation.