One Hurt In Hwy 60 Crash 12 Nov 12

An 18-year-old from Iowa was injured in a car crash near St. James Sunday evening. It happened at shortly after 6pm on Highway 60. A GMC Yukon driven by 18-year-old Rachel Bird of Paulinna, Iowa was heading westbound when it collided with a westbound GMC Sierra driven by 28-year-old Jay Warner of Madelia. The crash occurred while the 2 vehicles were merging at the Watonwan County Road 27 overpass. The Yukon ended up in the eastbound lane of traffic while the Sierra went into the ditch. Bird suffered non life-threatening injuries and Warner was not hurt.