Balaton Man Killed In Crash 26 Jun 13

A Balaton man is dead after a head-on crash on Highway 62 west of Windom. It happened at just after 6pm Tuesday. 39-year-old Jason Steffes of Balaton was driving a Ford Taurus westbound when an eastbound Ford Super Duty pickup truck driven by 24-year-old Cody Falk apparently crossed into the westbound lane and hit the Taurus head-on. Steffes was found dead at the scene. Falk and his passenger, 20-year-old Nathan Gisch of Mountain Lake both suffered non-life threatening injuries, and were taken to the Windom Area Hospital for treatment.