Car Crash Near Sanborn 02 Oct 12

An elderly Sanborn couple were hospitalized Monday afternoon after a car crash on Highway 71 in Redwood County. It happened at just before 2pm just north of Sanborn. 86-year-old Virgil Norcutt of Sanborn was driving a Ford van northbound on County Road 115 when he reportedly failed to yield to a Pontiac Grand Prix driving southbound on Highway 71. Norcutt and his passenger, 87-year-old Anna Norcutt were both treated for their injuries at the Springfield Medical Center and have since been released. The driver of the Pontiac, 26-year-old Jessica Vanloy of Estherville, Iowa was not injured. Both vehicles were totaled.