Semi vs Garbage Truck On Hwy 212 17 Apr 13

An Illinois man was injured on Highway 212 west of Olivia Tuesday afternoon when his semi-truck hit a garbage truck. 29-year-old Michael Wheelock of Lincoln, Illinois was driving his tractor-trailer westbound on 212 when he crossed over the centerline at around 4:45pm and sideswiped the eastbound garbage truck. Wheelock was taken to the Renville County Hospital in Olivia to be treated for minor injuries. The driver of the garbage truck, 70-year-old David Thompson of Kasson was not hurt in the crash.