Semi Crashes On Highway 68 11 Sep 13

A semi-truck ran off the road on Highway 68 south of Redwood Falls early this (WED) morning. It happened at just before 3am at the intersection with Highway 71. The State Patrol says that 68-year-old Howard Peterseon of Lake Benton was driving the truck westbound on 68 when it ran off the road and into the ditch on the west side of Highway 71. Peterseon was taken to the Redwood Area Hospital with unidentified, but non life-threatening  injuries. The truck took severe damage.