Highway 169 Car Crash 07 Jan 13

Two people were injured in a crash on Highway 169 in Nicollet County Sunday afternoon. It happened at just after 4pm at the junction with Highway 14 in North Mankato. A southbound Honda Civic driven by 27-year-old Jillian Padgett of North Mankato apparently sideswiped a Ford Taurus driven by 90-year-old Mary Tice of Mankato. Both drivers were taken to the Mankato Mayo Hospital to be treated for non life-threatening injuries. They were both wearing their seatbelts. Both of the vehicles involved were totaled.