Car Crash On The Fort Road 16 Apr 13

A Medford woman is recovering at a Twin Cities hospital after being involved in a car crash in Nicollet County Friday afternoon. It happened at just after 2:30pm on County Road 5, the Fort Road. Kathryn Baron was driving a Ford Focus westbound when she collided with a Ford Expedition driven by Jason Bejarano of Lafayette as he pulled out from 601st Avenue. Baron needed to be extricated from her vehicle by the Lafayette Fire Department, and both drivers were taken to the New Ulm Medical Center. Baron was later taken to the Hennepin County Medical Center. The Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the crash.