New Ulm Man Benton County Crash 10 Aug 13

A New Ulm man was involved in a car crash on Highway 10 in Benton County Friday afternoon that left 2 people injured. 65-year-old Richard Seifert of New Ulm was driving a Mercury Grand Marquis when he reportedly pulled out onto the highway in front of a Chevy wagon driven by 63-year-old Gary Persell of Clear Lake at around 3:40pm. Seifert was not hurt in the crash, but Persell and his wife Sylvia were both taken to the St. Cloud Hospital with non life-threatening injuries. Both vehicles took severe damage.