New Ulm Car Crash Wednesday 22 Aug 13

A 68-year-old New Ulm man received minor injuries in a car crash on the south end of the city Wednesday afternoon. It happened at just before 2pm at the intersection of South Broadway and 20th South Street in New Ulm. 16-year-old Jacob Martens of New Ulm was driving a 2001 Pontiac southbound on Broadway and was turning left onto 20th South when he collided with a northbound 2005 Buick driven by Kenneth Beranek. Both vehicles took severe damage in the crash, and Beranek was taken by ambulance to the New Ulm Medical Center with neck and back injuries.