Car Crash Injures Lafayette Woman 13 May 13

A 70-year-old Lafayette woman was injured in a car crash on Highway 15 Saturday afternoon. It happened at just after 1pm at the intersection with Sibley County Road 8. A 1998 Chevy Monte Carlo driven by 26-year-old Wayne Johnson of Winthrop had been travelling westbound on 8 prior to colliding with the southbound Dodge Caliber driven by Sharon Karstens of Lafayette. Johnson was not hurt in the crash and Karstens was taken to the New Ulm Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries. Lafayette Fire and Rescue assisted at the scene.