Garbage Truck vs Semi Truck 31 May 13

A Le Center man was injured Thursday morning when his garbage truck collided with a semi. It happened at just before 11am on Highway 112 between Le Sueur and Le Center. 39-year-old Maurice Schroeder was driving the garbage truck north on Le Sueur County Road 11 when he crashed into the semi, which had been going west on 112. Schroeder was taken to the St. Peter Hospital with injuries described as being non life-threatening. The semi-truck driver, 53-year-old Thomas Wolner of Granite Falls was not hurt.